That night I was transported to a different realm, full of colour, shapes and swirling patterns. A world where geometric designs coursed throughout my body at lightning speed. That night I realised I experience synaesthesia when I orgasm. I have always had a strange relationship with colour.
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And research shows that hitting the big O is as good for your physical well-being as it is for your mental mindset: It improves heart f unction, decreases the risk of cancer , boosts immunity , reduces stress , and increases longevity — not to mention makes you look younger. Talk about a health and pleasure powerhouse! That wild and crazy feeling you get during a trip to O-town is a function of changes in your brain. The prefrontal cortex, which is responsible for logical thought, shuts down, and the limbic system, which regulates feelings, takes over.
Is brain activity during an orgasm different from the period of intense sexual arousal that immediately precedes orgasm? Does it make a difference whether the woman masturbates or is stimulated by a partner? The data that mapped brain activity to levels of sexual arousal culminating in orgasm were gathered in an environment that few would consider conducive to erotic activity. Functional magnetic imagining scanners are always noisy and usually cold.