Semen is always associated with getting a woman pregnant. That is why condoms and other forms of contraceptives are encouraged for not just safe sex but also to keep the possibility of a pregnancy at bay. Researchers, however, are realizing that this seed baby making substance does more than originally thought.
In fact, scientists have discovered that semen is actual healthy and good for you. Doctors have known there are benefits to a woman’s health when semen enters through the vagina or orally. Here is what happens when you swallow semen.
A study by the State University of New York found that semen works as an antidepressant. The findings reveal women are less likely to experience suicidal thoughts.
Semen contains melatonin, a hormone from the pineal glands, that gives you that sleep side effect.
Rich in vitamins.
Semen is full of calcium, magnesium, potassium, zinc, vitamin C, vitamin B12, and lactic acid among others.
A Dutch study found that swallowing the seminal fluid during oral sex may save your heart. “The present study shows that oral sex and swallowing sperm is correlated with a diminished occurrence of preeclampsia,” the study read. Preeclampsia is a condition that occurs to pregnant women, developing high blood pressure.
The Journal of the American Medical Association reports that “high ejaculation frequency was related to decreased risk of total prostate cancer.”
Researchers from Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy, found that a DNA in fish sperm does not burn in a fire. The team is working to replicate this super power to be used in flame-retardants. Ok, this is not men’s sperm but researchers have yet to study men’s seminal fluid to see if it can also do the same.
Semen contains thyrotropin and serotonin which helps to fight off depression and anxiety.
Seminal fluid has zinc and calcium which help prevents tooth decay. Just don’t stop brushing your teeth.
It is believed that semen works as a horny agent, meaning you want sex more.
The Cancer Research Center of Lyon, France found after a ten year study that women who consume large quantities of semen reduce the risk of developing breast cancer by as much as 58 per cent.
Semen encourages ovulation, thus, women feeling hornier during this time as well.
With all the happy hormones being released during ejaculation, it is no wonder women report having a bigger sex drive.
Memory and mental alertness.
Seminal fluid has been known to improve a woman’s memory and mental alertness.
Prevent morning sickness.
Semen is known to prevent morning sickness. Here’s the catch though, it must be the same sperm that
Get rid of wrinkles.
Spermine found in the seminal fluid not only makes skin appear softer, it reduces wrinkles.
It has been noted that sex can help relieve pain.