The Single Activity that Improves Longevity 50%
C. Norman Shealy, M.D., Ph.D.
There are perhaps more philosophical discussions about sexual activity than any other than God. And interestingly those from religious institutions do far more harm than any other aspect of religion. Sexual orgasm is one of the healthiest of all human experiences and frequency of orgasm either with sexual intercourse or masturbation has remarkable health benefits decreasing
- Heart attack
Many habits enhance health and longevity and frequent orgasm decreases mortality 50% in men aged 45 to 59! This does NOT suggest profligate behavior! Monogamy or self.
BMJ, 315, Dec 20-27, 1997, 1641-1644