Heading to drink some frosty suds? Well, we have good news for you! Researchers in the past few years have contradicted the booze-ruins-sexual-drive belief with some studies that have revealed that drinking a pint of ale can actually improve a man's performance in bed. Here's what they have to say...
Beer helps men last longer: Beer overloads the body with phytoestrogens present in the alcohol, which can delay orgasm.
Guys, drinking beer can help you 'stay up' all night: Dark beers like Guinness contain high iron content capable of increasing blood flow to the penis, which can in turn enhance male libido, thus enabling erections for lengthier periods of time.
Did you know? There's a beer just for sex!
Named 50 Shades of Green, this limited-edition ale by Scottish brewer Innis & Gunn contains 'performance enhancing' ingredients like ginseng, ginkgo biloba and damiana that can help gain increased sexual desire, blood flow and nerve stimulation.
Beer and sex on the first date!
Research conducted by a dating website reveals that beer-drinking was the most useful indicator of whether people are likely to have casual sex. Researchers say this applies to both gay and straight people.
Only the "beer test" works to predict a woman’s possible interest in casual sex, which according to the study conducted by the site also applies for men.
Apart from better sex drive, drinking beer has other health benefits too!
Beer contains almost all of the minerals we need to survive. It was a staple of many diets during the European Middle Ages, when good nutrition was rare. You drank beer to survive. Drinking wasn’t just for adults. Children also consumed beer as a source of energy and nutrients. (Read more)