1. No, you’re not going to get “tighter”
Some people think that by abstaining they will become tighter. But this is false, the tightness in your vagina does not depend on how many people or how many times you’ve had sex, neither does your hymen grow back. What actually happens is that the tissues in your vagina might stop relaxing when aroused, but the good news is after some time they will remember and get aroused again.
2. Men are more likely to have erectile dysfunction
Some studies show that older men are more likely to get erectile dysfunction if they stop having sex. However, there’s no hard evidence that abstinence can increase chances of getting erectile dysfunction. Having sex more often increases your likelihood to have more erections.
3. Your immune system becomes more vulnerable
4. Your sex drive might start declining
This one actually divides experts, read “sexperts. Some sex experts strongly believe that in order to have a high libido, you ought to have sex more regularly, while others believe that if you stop having sex, your sexual desire will go through the roof.
5. You might become more stressed
Apparently, some studies show that high blood pressure could also be a result of not having sex. People who have not been getting laid for a while might have a hard time dealing with stress, hence high blood pressure.
6. Your heart health might suffer
7. You might take longer to get wet
8. Your risk of STIs and UTIs drop drastically
Finally, some positive effects about abstaining from sex. this is pretty obvious, as long as you’re not having sex, your body is safe from STIs and UTIs, especially UTIs which are mostly caused by the transfer of bacteria to the urinary tract during sex.
9. You’ll be less intelligent
There’s a myth that abstinence makes you more intelligent, but its’s false. Scientists have proven that sexual activity boosts neuron growth in your brain. This does not mean that you’re not having sex, you’ll lose your intelligence, besides, there are other ways you can boost your brain growth, but sex is definitely the most fun way to do it.