Top 13 Sex Discoveries Of 2010


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Science was hard at work in 2010 unearthing 13 fascinating discoveries about sex.

12.) A quarter of women would rather be thin than have good sex. Lack of orgasms and unsatisfying married sex aside, a British study says a quarter of women polled would sacrifice good sex if it meant fitting into their "skinny" jeans. Enough said.

13.) Is female sexual satisfaction still subconsciously taboo? A four-decade long study analyzed 4,000 men and women, hooked them up to devices to monitor their levels of excitement and then had them report on their arousal. An overriding trend? Women often downplayed their arousal. Men? Not so much.