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1) Sex can relieve pain! 

A chemical called oxytocin is released during orgasm, which acts as an effective pain killer. Believe it or not, if your partner has a headache, sex is a sure way to relieve it.

(2) Lovemaking can fight off depression. 

The endorphins released during sexual activity can improve your overall mood.

(3) It strengthens your relationship, brings people together.

If you are already in a good relationship, sex can help to keep your emotional bonds with your partner strong. People who are in stable relationships are happier, healthier and live longer. It is for this reason that married people tends to have longer lives and this applies especially to men. Unlike women, men’s friendship with their same sex friends are not as closed as compared with women’s close friendship with their same sex friends. Men seldom confide their problems with their male friends for fear of being look upon as signs of weakness.