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Recreational or Procreational? Study Links Marijuana Use with More Frequent Sex

Recreational or Procreational? Study Links Marijuana Use with More Frequent Sex

https://med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2017/10/regular-marijuana-use-linked-to-more-sex.html People who smoke marijuana reported having more sexual intercourse than non-users, according to a new study conducted by urologists at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The results were modest but statistically significant: Non-users said they had engaged in sexual intercourse between five and six times in the previous month. Daily pot smokers reported having intercourse around seven times over that same period. The frequency was in-between for people who smoked marijuana less often, on a weekly or monthly basis: they reported having sex more than abstainers, but less than daily users. “I was surprised,” said Dr. Michael Eisenberg, […]

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