Sex facts... Did you know? Part - 3

41. Gentle, relaxed lovemaking reduces your chances of suffering dermatitis, skin rashes and blemishes. The sweat produced cleanses the pores and makes your skin glow.

42. Sex is one of the safest sports you can take up. It stretches and tones up just about every muscle in the


43. By the time you have finished reading this sentence, 2000 people in the world have experienced an orgasm.

44. Semen travels at 28 mph during ejaculation.

45. 75% of men have their penis hanging to the left in their pants. 17% have their penis hanging to the right and 8% let it hang either way.

46. Semen has only 5 calories per teaspoon, the same amount as a piece of chewing gum.

47. Approximately 1 in 100,000 males is born with a double penis. Cuban Jean Baptisto dos Santos was born with two large, fully-functional penises. It is written that he "was possessed of extraordinary animal passion... He used both penises, after finishing with one, continuing with the other".

48. Kissing encourages saliva to wash food from the teeth and lowers the level of the acid that causes decay, preventing plaque build-up.

49. A lot of lovemaking can unblock a stuffy nose. Sex is a natural antihistamine. It can help combat asthma and hay fever.

50. The more sex you have, the more you will be offered. The sexually active body gives off greater quantities of chemicals called pheromones which attract the opposite sex.

51. According to a survey of sex shop owners, cherry is the most popular flavor of edible underwear.

52. The left testicle usually hangs lower than the right for right-handed men. The opposite is usually true for left-handed men.

53. During World War II, condoms were used to cover rifle barrels from being damaged by salt water as the soldiers swam to shore.

54. Octopuses mate facing each other, but their sex organs never touch. The male ejaculates onto one of his tentacles and then uses the tentacle to introduce the sperm into the female's reproductive organ.

55. Impotence is grounds for divorce in over 25 US states.

56. A man's beard grows fastest when he anticipates sex.

57. The typical person spends about 600 hours having sex between the ages of 20 and 70.

58. On average, it takes two tablespoons of blood to get a man's penis erect.

59. The vagina is similar to the eye because they are both self-cleaning organs.

60. Only 17% of women are likely to have an orgasm during sex.

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