Although sex is normalized, we’re still have tons of myths about it, and being in this age today, they need to be busted. These sex facts will clear the air and tell you all you need to know around the mysterious word sex!
Sex seems to be something everyone thinks they know about, but in reality, we’re all pretty clueless about it. Unless you’re on a first-name basis with your gyno, you have tons of questions about it and have no idea where to start asking, or who to even ask them to.
Don’t worry! You’re not alone. Most of us don’t know much about sex other than, well, how to even do it. That part we may have even mastered however the myths around sex need to be busted.
There are really important things everyone should know about sex because some things can be downright dangerous with its myths.
Why nobody takes the time to learn about sex
In health class in school, nobody probably talks to you about sex and the myths it has with it. I mean, maybe your mom and dad gave you the “birds and the bees” talk as a teenager. But that was so mortifying you probably none of the myths were busted by the end of it.
The truth is that people don’t want to discuss sex because it’s considered really personal, taboo. And most of us don’t want to admit that we don’t know much about it. Which means there are a lot of clueless folks walking around out there believing in the myths that have lasted for decades.
So, can you get pregnant from precum?
This is something you probably have wondered about, maybe even Googled sometimes, but still didn’t find much concrete information to have a myth busted. And maybe you were just too embarrassed to look it up, and now you’re sitting there scratching your head because, as a grown-up adult, you still don’t know what is what.
Let’s take a look at all of the sex myths nobody has the balls to bust or are too embarrassed to talk about. Here they are. All in one place for you to see!
Can you get pregnant from precum?
This is a question that’s been on everyone’s minds. And it’s a tricky one because on a technical level. No, you can’t get pregnant from the precum fluid alone, I know shocking right?. There isn’t any actual sperm in this fluid hence no.
However, the part that makes this tricky is that if there is any sperm left in the urethra before a guy has precum. And that gets inserted into a female, then yes, pregnancy can be a possibility. So wrap it up before any fluids get going and your woman has a surprise soon!
Can you get pregnant from anal?
This is another myth that leaves many people wondering because if there was a way to have condom-free sex and have it without the risk of pregnancy, wouldn’t everyone be doing that? Most people would say yes.
However, there’s always the question of if you can actually get pregnant from a guy finishing inside a lady’s behind, yes everyone wants to know. The myth is busted? No. Since there is no egg to be fertilized in that beautiful behind. Ladies can’t get pregnant if a guy busts in there, ever.
Can you get pregnant on your period?
This is another widely wondered myth by women in particular that begs for it to be busted with the right answer. Many people want to ditch the condom or protected sex because a girl’s on her period, which means she’s not pregnant but she could be.
Let me tell you ladies, you have all the reasons to be worried, IT CAN HAPPEN. Sperm can live inside a woman for up to 4 long days. Which means if she’s at the end of her period, it’s possible for her to begin ovulating. After the sperm has been there for a while. So use protection, always, and I repeat, always.
Does sex get rid of period cramps?
This is something women wonder because they’ve heard the myth. And men want to use a means to convince their ladies to just do it anyway. We’ll bust the myth, that yes, it can actually help ease the period cramps.
How? Well, not only does the uterus relax during sex, but the chemicals produced in your system during the act also act as a natural pain reliever, isn’t that amazing? Which also means sex can get rid of a headaches, too, more reasons to do it.
Can you get pregnant while using a condom?
It’s crazy that this is still a myth that remains in our mind, but some people seem to be confused as to how condoms work and their effectiveness.
Overall, yes you can still get pregnant while using a condom, its always a possibility. There are many factors that can up your likelihood of getting pregnant. Things like, using a condom past the expiration date, using one with a tiny hole in it that you can’t see. Or even using one that’s too small, can result in pregnancy. Always use a backup method of birth control as well. But not too often as it could affect your period dates.
Can you get an STD even if your partner shows no signs of one?
You may think you’re safe from contracting an STD just because your partner doesn’t look like they have any, but honey no one looks like an STD.
The crazy thing is that not all STDs actually have visible signs of it until they do.
So never assume that just because your significant other doesn’t seem to have any, you shouldn’t still practice safety, safety is a must!
Can you get an orgasm from your nipples?
Everyone is looking for easier, faster ways to orgasm. And as strange as it may sound, you can actually orgasm from nipple play. This is because in certain people when the nipples are stimulated it produces oxytocin. And it makes them feel similar to a vaginal orgasm.
This hormone can cause uterine and vaginal contractions that are the same as when a woman orgasms. And thus, making her orgasm!
Sex is a very strange thing and there will always be myths to bust about it. Hopefully these sex facts will answer most of your questions for you and encourage you to be more informed!\