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An Orgasm a Day Could Help You Live Longer...No, Seriously (Part 2 of 3)

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Published on Aug 2, 2018

After arousal comes climax. But what is an orgasm, according to science?

Part 1 of 3 - https://youtu.be/V0ck5GknksI
Part 3 of 3 - https://youtu.be/0ygScWAGyhE

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