12 Myths About Sex You Need To Stop Believing [Infographic]


Sex is kind of a big deal. It’s something we spend loads of time thinking about, engaging in and actively pursuing – yet bona fide experts on the topic remain few and far between. In short, most of us know dick about it.

This mostly-SFW infographic looks at 12 popular sexual misconceptions that continue to endure – from the importance of penis size to average frequency and duration.

The infographic below comes from the Greek Institute for the Study of Urological Diseases (IMOP), of all places. It details twelve common myths about sexuality and compares them to actual scientific findings. Based on this evidence, a lot of what we believe appears to be bollocks.

[Via Visualy]


  • Those who do what they do relating to ‘sex’ (which is only a word meaning a difference between male and female of every kind living on Earth) should be worded correctly because individuals do what they want to do when involved in sexual activities, that is because ‘experts’ don’t exist, neither do ‘myths’, only articles written and false interpretations spread since the day that people learned to write, read and spread stupid comments relating to creatures’ sexual body components and sexual activity.

  • Timmahh, did you read the article?

    The headlines were the myths, the facts below them were disproving those myths!

  • It was simply a medical reclassification, which had significant legal implications. It meant that homosexuality was not a crime, because it wasn’t deemed a deviance of character anymore.

    The grim irony is, for a long time, homosexuality was not seen as a deviance at all, and some of the most gifted scholars and medical practitioners in ancient times were homosexuals.
    Modern era religion skewed prevailing thought though, and we found a brand new reason to persecute innocent people.

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