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Facts about Drinking and Sexing


• Drinking can cause men to have difficulty getting and maintaining erections and problems ejaculating.
• Drinking can lead to reduced sexual desire as well as infertility.
• Many men experience increased sexual aggression after drinking too much.


• Drinking can cause women to be less lubricated and intercourse might be uncomfortable or painful.
• Drinking is also associated with reduced vaginal blood flow and decreased intensity of orgasms.
• After consuming alcohol, most women report a high level of sexual dissatisfaction and dysfunction.

Alcohol and Aunt Flo

• A lady’s tolerance for alcohol decreases the week before your monthly period.
• For most women, regular alcohol consumption can also increase the duration and severity of symptoms associated with PMS.

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