Frequent Sex Helps Men Live Longer ...

... As long as they're not cheating on their partners, study finds

By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff

Posted Nov 9, 2010 4:07 PM CST

(Newser) – A healthy and faithful sex life may help men live longer. Italian researchers surveyed 4,000 men and found that those who had an active sex life with a steady partner had fewer heart problems, less depression, increased levels of testosterone, and better metabolism. But be warned: Cheaters negated the benefits because of the need to deal "with the increased stress of their infidelity," say researchers. More at the Telegraph.

A healthy sex life -- in the context of a faithful relationship -- helps men to live longer and avoid cardiovascular disease, a new study found.
A healthy sex life -- in the context of a faithful relationship -- helps men to live longer and avoid cardiovascular disease, a new study found.   (Shutterstock)
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