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Yes, Couples Can Get Stuck Together While Having Sex

The BBC reports on the medical concern of the year.

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But after running an interview with him on the radio, two listeners rang in to dispute his findings.


One anonymous woman wrote in to say: "It happened to my late husband and myself one night. He literally could not withdraw i.e. was 'stuck'. I attributed it to the intensity of the vaginal muscle response during orgasm." Another man told the channel that he'd required three to four minutes of "fumbling" to detatch himself from his wife.

The BBC cites a number of case studies throughout history which suggest this might be a real problem.


Along with more dubious and recent reports from Kenya, Malawi, Zimbabwe and the Philippines which concern adulterous couples.