Posts Tagged ‘sex and health’

Healthy Sex Can Boost Your Immune System health benefits of sex

The Health Benefits of Making Love

It’s official: sex is good for you, at least in moderation. Psychologists in Pennsylvania have shown that people who have sex once or twice a week get a boost to their immune systems.

Scientists can evaluate how robust our immune systems are by measuring levels of immunoglobulin A (IgA), an antigen found in saliva and mucosal linings. “IgA is the first line of defence against colds and flu,” says Carl Charnetski of Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre. IgA binds to pathogens at all the points of entry to the body, then calls on the immune system to destroy them.
Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Toton - August 13, 2013 at 10:19 pm

Categories: Sex & Health   Tags: , , ,