The Importance of Sexual Routine
Many people associate a healthful lifestyle with habits that are not exactly interesting for people. The very image of men and women pulling heavy weights, extreme workouts and following strict diet is not everyone’s cup of tea. Of course, there are lighter exercises as well and much less strict diets. Exercising is known to people in the form of extreme activities. Sadly, people do not understand this much. Any physical activity can be considered as exercise if it burns calories. It is a misconception that you have burn a hold in your pocket and burn your sweat to be known as a fit person.
Sex is an underrated form of exercise because most people do not take it as one. It is one form of experiencing pleasure which is restricted as a pleasure time only. In fact, doctors and researchers have affirmed its importance as a moderately intense form of exercise which is a healthy form of burning calories. There is no denying that sex is indeed a pleasurable exercise which is good for physical as well as mental health. There are many informative pieces in magazines and websites which affirm the importance of regular sex which boosts happy feelings, confidence and chemistry between partners.
What we are intending to say is that for a healthy life, sexual happiness is very important. It can provide you longer and enjoyable life. What more we could add? If you are experiencing a dip in workplace performance, then simply following a healthy sexual routine would help you in distressing.
Even though it is a hush-hush topic in a society like ours, it does not stop us from looking at its benefits: –
1. Rock-solid Immunity
It should not be surprising for you if we are saying this. Studies have shown that people who follow a healthy sexual routine have significantly higher immune defense. Those People are found to be having higher levels of immunoglobin A (IgA) which is known as primary line of defense. IgA gives strong protection to body against foreign microorganisms Its job is to fight off invading organisms at their entry points. Since it deals with the intruders at the first level itself, the activation of body’s main immune system is not needed.
2. Cardiovascular Health
Sex and cardiovascular health really go along with each other. If you want to have a healthy heart, you should have frequent sex. a healthy sex life will decrease your risk of having a heart attack. Sex is an act or exercise which puts big muscles in a continuous rhythmic action. It lowers blood pressure, releases happy hormones (dopamine), causes stress reduction by releasing estrogen and testosterone which cements the feeling of love between couples. (We are not talking about one night stands folks!)
3. Lowers Blood Pressure
Sexual intercourse, is associated with better stress response and is known for distressing by lowering blood pressure. Sex puts the body in a rhythmic motion and puts big muscles to work, thus putting the release of oxytocin and estrogen in action and directly causes the lowering of blood pressure. It is particularly pleasurable for women.
4. An Interesting Form of Exercise
Sex is a great form of exercise for those people who are not able to gather courage to get out of bed. No matter how sparkling the idea of gym or morning exercises seems, the bravest of people feel their knees weak in the warmth of bed. Isn’t it great that sexual routine is a gym which comes directly to your bed? Sex boosts the heart rate, puts muscles to work and burns calories. You must have felt hungry after having sex which is indicative that your body burnt some calories. Flexibility and balance can be achieved with the bedroom gym.
5. Pain Relief
It is experienced by people that vaginal stimulation can block chronic back, leg pain, menstrual cramps, migraine and cluster headaches, arthritic pain and relaxes muscles. Any sexual activity releases pain-reducing hormones(dopamine) and can lead to feeling of happiness, pleasure and euphoria which obviously blocks any kind of pain reception.
6. Potentially Reduces Risk of Prostate Cancer
Research has shown that men who ejaculate at least 21 times a month, during sex or masturbation, are less prone to developing prostate cancer.
7. Helps in Getting Quality Sleep
Sexual act triggers the release of prolactin hormone which allows the people to drift into relaxed and peaceful sleep. There is no denying that sex is a great way of relaxing. Where there is relaxation, there are greater chances that the person will be nicely cuddled up. After sex, the relaxation-inducing hormone prolactin is released, which may help you to nod off more quickly. The release of oxytocin also helps in sleeping.
8. Relieves all kind of stress
Sex triggers your body to release its natural feel-good chemicals known as dopamine which relaxes the body and helps in releasing stress, increasing, easing tension, and boosting self-esteem. Doctors themselves suggest having sex at least once every two days. Such people are more confident and productive at work. They definitely do not feel shy from public speaking.
9. Spikes Your Libido
Sex is like a drug but a healthy one; the more you have sex, the more you want to keep doing it. It is a beneficial routine for both men and women. A healthy sex routine would increase blood flow and vaginal lubrication. Regular sex would increase the blood flow in sexual organs, thus leading to libido boost.
10. Strengthens Bladder Control in Women
The best benefit women can get is the strengthening of pelvic muscles due to contraction of Intercourse helps to strengthen your pelvic floor muscles, which contracts during orgasm. Frequent, healthy sex routine would act as workout for vagina. Vaginal muscles can be strengthened to have more fun by practicing Kegal exercise in which pelvic floor muscles are held back for few seconds as if urinal flow is being stopped.
11. Increases Intimacy between couples
Sex and orgasms result in increased levels of the hormone oxytocin — the “love” hormone — that helps you feel bonded to your partner, and better experience emphatic connections.