NCBI ROFL: Friday flashback: A woman's history of vaginal orgasm is discernible from her walk.

By ncbi rofl | April 23, 2010 7:00 pm

walking“AIM: The objective was to determine if appropriately trained sexologists could infer women’s history of vaginal orgasm from observing only their gait. METHODS: Women with known histories of either vaginal orgasm or vaginal anorgasmia were videotaped walking on the street, and their orgasmic status was judged by sexologists blind to their history… …RESULTS: In the sample of healthy young Belgian women (half of whom were vaginally orgasmic), history of vaginal orgasm (triggered solely by penile-vaginal intercourse) was diagnosable at far better than chance level (81.25% correct, Fisher’s Exact Test P < 0.05) by appropriately trained sexologists… …CONCLUSIONS: The discerning observer may infer women’s experience of vaginal orgasm from a gait that comprises fluidity, energy, sensuality, freedom, and absence of both flaccid and locked muscles.”

[Originally posted 9/1/09]

Photo: flickr/loop_oh

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  • http://scienceblogs.com/thoughtfulanimal Jason

    My favorite part is that the URL says “organism” instead of “orgasm”

  • Dennis

    Where can I sign up to be trained to recognize this gait?
    Actually, I think I know it – it’d be interesting to be tested.

  • Tom

    “I can tell by the way you… walk that walk”

  • Tom

    Maybe the gait is due to the benwa balls?

  • epikerm

    Why didn’t they test the sexologists against … oh, I don’t know … any randomly selected bunch of straight guys of the street?

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