The Male Orgasm: 15 Interesting Facts (Part 1)

The Male orgasm is one of the world’s most fascinating phenomena. It turns out there is a lot to learn on this subject. Whether you are curious for personal reasons or just because, this article likely has something that will be of interest to you.

Number Fifteen: Similar to Heroin?

It turns out that there’s a good reason why some people find sex super addictive. The area of a man’s brain that is affected when he has a climax is the same part of the brain stimulated by heroin.

Number Fourteen: Multiple Orgasms

For some reason, the commonly accepted idea is that multiple orgasms are only possible for women. This is a complete myth. In fact, reports from as far back as 2968 B.C. insist that men can have many.

Number Thirteen: Seven Minute Men

According to experts on the subject, the average time between the initial penetration and the orgasm is about seven minutes. This does vary, of course, and has to do with a variety of factors including health and fitness.

Number Twelve: It Only Takes Two Minutes Alone

Scientific research has shown that a lot of men can reach orgasm after only two minutes of masturbation. This is true for 75% of them.

Number Eleven: The Male Orgasm Lowers Your Cancer Risk

On the off chance that you needed more reasons to enjoy it, studies have shown that men who have frequent orgasms lowered their risk of prostate cancer by at least 20%. This was most true for men who have at least 20 orgasms a month.

Number Ten: 28 Miles Per Hour

The average speed of a man’s ejaculation is 28 miles per hour. This is pretty astounding when you consider the fact that it’s faster than any known human can run!

Number Nine: It Will Cure Your Headache

Are you experiencing some pain in the head? A climax could be your cure. It will flood your brain with a chemical that is very similar to the endorphin that is released when you jog (which causes the proverbial “runner’s high”). We hope you enjoyed the first half of our list of fascinating facts about the male orgasm. Check back soon for part two.