The study gives entirely opposite results of the earlier studies.the earlier notion was of about 2 to 3 minutes. moreover , fully aroused couple won't take more than 2 to 3 minutes.
According to the research, led by Dr Eric Corty, from the Behrend College in Erie, Pennsylvania, three-minute sex is 'adequate'.
The study is the first to review what the experts believe is the ideal length of time to have penetrative sex, with the random sample of Americans and Canadians labeling seven to 13 minutes most 'desirable'.
The study concluded that intercourse lasting between three and seven minutes was 'adequate', but anything less was 'too short' and beyond 13 minutes was 'too long'.
The extraordinary research is designed to help calm couples' unrealistic beliefs that healthy sex should last a long time.
Corty said that this was a situation "ripe for disappointment and dissatisfaction".
"In the fantasy model of male sexuality, men have large penises, rock-hard erections, and can sustain sexual ...more