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5 Reasons to Have Sex Today!

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3. Sex relieves pain. Orgasm is one serious narcotic! Oxytocin, a naturally occurring chemical in the body surges during and after climax while working in conjunction with a few other endorphins to make sure you feel no pain. In his book, How to Treat Arthritis, rheumatologist Carter V. Multz asserts that sex can reduce pain, swelling, and inflammation associated with arthritis, headaches and menstrual cramps.

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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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6:55PM PDT on Apr 5, 2014

If you need a reason to have sex, you probably have none.

10:20PM PST on Mar 4, 2014

Thank you.

6:13PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Good news.

11:20AM PST on Feb 15, 2014

I first need to be in a relationship but then I will make sure to bookmark this article... in case I forget the health reasons to have sex.... and I need to be convinced to have sex, i will re read this article... :)

8:30AM PST on Feb 9, 2014

Four times a week keeps you young??? Better get gong, then :-)

9:52PM PST on Feb 6, 2014

When do we find the time ?And what is the best cure for a woman's headache?

11:48AM PST on Feb 4, 2014

thanks!

5:34PM PST on Feb 3, 2014

Good article!

4:59AM PST on Jan 21, 2014

I can rememer a few more:)

3:18AM PST on Jan 11, 2014

yeah it

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