S ex is the most talked-about, joked about, thought-about issue in our culture. We are not short of information on sexual practices — thank you, Fifty Shades of Grey — but there is a general absence of accurate detail of what happens to our bodies during, and as a result of, the act. Yet sex is good for our mental and physical health. It lowers the heart rate and blood pressure.
The mechanics of human sexuality or mechanics of sex , or more formally the biomechanics of human sexuality , is the study of the mechanics related to human sexual activity. Examples of topics include the biomechanical study of the strength of vaginal tissues  and the biomechanics of male erectile function. Pioneering researchers studied the male and female genitals during coitus penile-vaginal penetration with ultrasound technology in  and magnetic resonance imaging MRI in , mapping the anatomy of the activity and taking images illustrating the fit of male and female genitals. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Biomechanics of human sexual intercourse. Results on 16 post-menopausal patients presenting with genital prolapse".
The science of sex: what happens to our bodies when we're aroused?
According to Don and Debra MacLeod's Lube Jobs: A Woman's Guide to Great Maintenance Sex , maintaining the sexual spark is akin to the way we maintain a car: we don't get to do the big check-up, so we do small upkeep to keep the engines running. The car maintenance metaphor is not very inspiring. It lacks poetry.
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