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Cycling and Female Sexual Health

Cycling and Female Sexual HealthResearch pertaining to women, cycling, and sexual health is “inadequate” for making treatment and product recommendations, a team of experts says.

Their study, published online in June in The Journal of Sexual Medicine, examined a number of scientific articles on the subject.

Because of their different anatomies, men’s and women’s bodies work with their bicycles in different ways.

“Specifically, women have a wider pelvis and a lower center of gravity and demonstrate a greater pelvic tilt when riding,” the authors explained.

When a woman rides a bicycle, there is extra pressure on her genitals. This pressure can eventually lead to lost genital sensation and sexual dysfunction.


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