5 Things We Didn’t Know About Our Orgasms
Ami Angelowicz / August 4, 2011
When they hit, you feel no pain.
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Got a headache, cramps, recovering from an injury? Put down the pain reliever and pick up the pleasure giver. Good 'ol oxytocin, when released after your climax, will give you about eight to ten minutes of superior pain-free relaxation. If you are in an inconvenient place to get this kind of au natural pain relief, like say, the office, studies suggest that just thinking about sex will help alleviate pain. Done and done! [Shine] Related: 17 Sex Euphemisms That Won't Get You Laid