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5 Reasons to Have Sex Today!

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5 Reasons to Have Sex Today!

By Veronica Peterson, Editor, Healthy & Green Living

What would Valentine’s Day be without an opportunity to mention the three-letter word that gets everyone so riled up? Yes, you guessed it–I’m talking about a little S-E-X. So, let’s chat, shall we? Beyond being just one-heck-of-good-time, medical studies report that an active sex life contributes to a longer and more fulfilling life. So come on, everybody’s doing it (or at least the lucky ones), and here are five reasons for you to join in:

1. Sex boosts your immune system. “Honey, I have a headache,” may now be the best reason to have sex! A startling number of physicians are now recognizing how sexual and emotional health affect our entire well being. In other words, how our brain directly impacts our immune system. “We know that people who enjoy a regular, satisfying sex life (i.e. regular orgasms) are less stressed, less depressed and generally more well physically, mentally and emotionally,” says Wendy Strgar, loveologist and CEO of Good Clean Love. In a recent article, Dr. Paul Pearsall, director of Behavioral Medicine at Detroit’s Beaumont Hospital, concludes that many of his patients had experienced sexual dissatisfaction prior to a heart attack. He also claims that sexual contentment leads to less severe headaches and reduced discomfort from arthritis in both genders. (Read about 6 other weird ways to boost your immunity!)

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Veronica Peterson

Veronica Peterson has a background in green design and creative writing. She loves discovering and sharing sustainable ways to enrich life. Veronica is a happy urbanite, who lives above a produce market in San Francisco with her dog Winnie.

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6:35AM PDT on Jul 27, 2014

my fiancé and I have been currently engaging in hot sex for all the above :) three times a day sometimes 4 ...oh by the way she's the most beautiful woman on Earth ;)

1:48PM PDT on Jun 27, 2014

Listen to this talk by a Great Yogi and a Mystic about sexuality : Copy and paste : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27vPi0WBK20

Or Search for "Sexuality and Divine sadhguru" on youtube.com

You will want to listen to it again and again.. it was fab ! :)

1:43PM PDT on Jun 27, 2014

Yogic sciences declare that "Bhramcharya" (celibacy) is one of the top five principles to attain "samadhi" - Or Nirvana Or moksha. So Sure there is no doubt that sex has many wonderful benefits.

But a serious Yogic lifestyle (which includes Bhramcharya Or celibacy) is what can get people to experience the true sense of Oragsm - after the union with the universe which is considered the ultimate union. That is the ultimate goal in any case... so why bother with small time plays at all ?? :)

6:22AM PDT on Jun 11, 2014

Interesting...Thanks for sharing.

4:18PM PDT on Jun 6, 2014

nice

3:43PM PDT on May 19, 2014

I want to know where was the workshop?

7:21AM PDT on May 18, 2014

If it weren't for butterfly credits and petitions, I wouldn't even visit Care2.

7:20AM PDT on May 18, 2014

absolutely disgusting

8:09PM PDT on May 1, 2014

Thanks for sharing

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