Last time, we discussed masturbation. For whatever reason, the female orgasm seems to have taken on an almost mythical quality in our society. Your labia also get puffier and darker, and your uterus tilts. When it happens, your brain releases the feel-good chemicals dopamine and oxytocin.
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Those numbers jump up toward the end of adolescence. There are plenty of reasons to watch pornography or view pornographic images. It feels good. Sure, sex — in terms of evolution — is for making babies. Sex is also a way to express love, experience intimacy, and mark the passage from adolescence to adulthood. Sex also has different meanings in different religions, mostly related to marriage. Porn education often fails in this country for a reason similar to why sex education often fails.
The Tyranny of the Female-Orgasm Industrial Complex
I am a year-old woman , and I have never, to my knowledge, had an orgasm. The question can feel vaguely patronizing, but it also fills me, and others like me studies tend to put the share of nonorgasmic women at 5 to 10 percent , with a creeping sense of self-doubt. I thought for a moment. But no matter how much I am enjoying myself, there inevitably comes a time, both on my own and with a partner, when the physical pleasure, having built and built, either fades to nothing or becomes a sensation too uncomfortable to bear, and provides neither the rapture nor release I have imagined and sometimes even conjure in my dreams.