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How Much Do You Really Know About Sex?

Wink wink, nudge nudge.

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  1. 1.

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    Contraceptive pill
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    Condoms
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    Diaphragms
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    Contraceptive pill.

    The pill is 99% effective, followed by condoms at 98%, and diaphragms at 92-96%. However, only condoms also prevent STIs.

  2. 2.

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    5.4 minutes
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    7.5 minutes
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    10.2 minutes
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    5.4 minutes

    The average time a man spends having sex before he ejaculates is 5.4 minutes according to The Journal of Sexual Medicine

  3. 3.

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    Reason and behaviour control
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    Emotions
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    Language and memory
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    Reason and behaviour control.

    No wonder orgasms make people lose control.

  4. 4.

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    9.4–11 inches long (24–28cm)
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    5–6 inches long (13–15cm)
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    6.5–8.5 inches long (16.5–22cm)
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    5–6 inches

    According to an average of several studies the average penis length globally is between 5 and 6 inches.

  5. 5.

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    True
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    False
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    Chlamydia CAN cause infertility.

    Although most people with chlamydia do not notice any symptoms, if left untreated it can cause infertility in women and a reduced fertility in men.

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    Peter Zijlstra / thinkstock
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    anna1331 / thinkstock
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    Nungning20 / thinkstock
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    A courgette! (Or zucchini to the Americans.)

    The external part of the clitoris is small, but it extends within the body for about five inches, and has more nerve ends than a penis.

  7. 7.

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    15%
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    30%
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    50%
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    The average sperm count fell from 113 sperm/ml of semen in 1940 to 66 million/ml in 1990.

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    90% of men and 43% of women
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    76% of men and 59% of women
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    75% of men and 29% of women
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    In long term relationships, only 29% of women reported always having orgasms with their partner compared to 75% of men.

  9. 9.

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    2,000
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    8,000
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    12,000
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    There are 8,000 nerve endings in the clitoris.

    A woman's clitoris has twice as many nerve endings as a penis (4,000).

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    Between 5-10% of men experience it.
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    Between 10-20% of men experience it.
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    Between 20-30% of men experience it.
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    Between 20-30% of men experience it.

    Although less than a quarter ever seek medical help for the condition, according to the British Association of Urological Surgeons.

  11. 11.

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    Gonorrhea
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    Chlamydia
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    Genital herpes
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    Chlamydia

    With more than 1.2 million cases in America in 2009 alone, chlamydia is the most frequently reported STI, with gonorrhea second and syphilis third.

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    viledevil / Thinkstock
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    5432action / Thinkstock
    5432action / Thinkstock
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    kynny / Thinkstock
    kynny / Thinkstock
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    Oysters.

    Oysters are rich in rare amino acids that are supposedly good for your sex drive, which has led to a common perception that they're an aphrodisiac. The truth, however, is a lot more complicated.

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    1–2
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    2–3
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    3–4
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    2–3 inches.

    Through a process known as vaginal tenting, when a woman is aroused muscular tension pulls the uterus upwards which makes the vagina wider and longer. A vagina starts out 3–4 inches in lengths but can reach around 5–6 inches during arousal. It returns to its original size after intercourse is finished.

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    1mm per minute
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    5mm per minute
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    7mm per minute
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    5mm per minute.

    That's five times their body length per second. If you scale it up, it would be like a whale swimming at 15,000 miles per hour.

 
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