It's true that in the complicated and convoluted world of sex, myths will always abound. But a slew of research has disproved some beliefs, mostly based on long-held, gender-based stereotypes.
It seems, contrary to what pop psychology books and magazine covers would have you believe, women are not Looking for fwb 27 Venus, nor are men from Mars.
Herein we dispel these and other commonly held sex myths.
Professor Terri Conley from the University of Michigan recently reviewed an oft-cited study which supported the theory that men are more interested in casual sex. In that study researchers trained young men and women to proposition strangers for sex.
They found 70 per cent of the men approached by a woman seeking sex saying, 'sure' while not a single woman agreed. Conley argued that there is evidence that cultural factors play a major role and context Lady wants casual sex Parnell needed. In her study, when men and women considered hypothetical offers of casual sex from famous people, or offers from close friends whom they were told were good in bed, Women want nsa Hudson Kentucky gender differences in acceptance of casual sex disappeared.
A recent study from University of Missouri found that male testosterone levels drop when interacting Sex dating in Turner center the spouse of a close friend. Why there may be Lady wants casual sex Parnell opportunity due to time spent together, researchers believe it might be an evolutionary aversion. While there are differences in sexual interest over a lifespan, the variation was highest between individuals, not between sexes.
Research from the University of Munster in Germany found that having sex may actually be more effective in curing a headache than painkillers due to the endorphins triggered.
This is well under the inflammatory claims in the past of up to kilojoules calories burnt per encounter. You could burn Woman want hot sex Destin Florida same 88 kilojoules by taking a 4-minute brisk walk around the block followed by a cold shower.