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A cocktail might be the thing that gets you ‘in the mood’, but apparently it could stop you getting over the line.
It’s well-known that men can struggle to maintain an erection after consuming strong portions of alcohol, but according to a new study, published in the Journal of Sex Research, alcohol also has an unhelpful sexual side effect for women — it impairs their ability to orgasm.
Researchers examined how alcohol impacted on the sexual arousal of 18 female university students, who were kept at different blood alcohol levels as they watched pornographic material and masturbated with the aim of reaching climax. (post continues after gallery)