Unlike some animals, human females can have sex any time of the month, and they do not have to orgasm to ovulate or get pregnant. Male-dominated scientific norms mean that much about the female orgasm remains misunderstood, and many harmful myths persist. A female orgasm can be highly pleasurable and occur during masturbation or sexual activity with one or more partners. Scientists are unsure whether it has additional benefits.
Abridgment Many people may consider an orgasm to be the peak of sexual excitement. It is a powerful affection of physical pleasure and sensation, after that some people can experience multiple orgasms. According to the International Society designed for Sexual Medicinemost women can achieve compound orgasms, but estimates of the add up to who do vary. Designing well-controlled studies of orgasms is difficult, and as well as the number of orgasms people allow is even more challenging. As a result, there is no scientifically acknowledged limit on the number of orgasms a female can have.
This paper is part of the Distinctive Issue: Orgasm: Neurophysiological, psychological, and evolutionary perspectives. More papers from this announce can be found at www. This article has been cited by erstwhile articles in PMC. Abstract Background The pursuit of sexual pleasure is a key motivating factor in sexual action. Many things can stand in the way of sexual orgasms and delight, particularly among women. These are basic issues of sexual well-being and femininity equality. Objective This study presents continuing trends and determinants of female orgasms in Finland. Another dataset of 2, women in the age group of 18—70 years was collected in by a national Internet panel.