Donna Turner May 21, A recent scientific study has declared that there is a new global average penis size. After measuring 15, members around the world, the average size was 5. While it can help some men feel more confident in the bedroom, women can tell you that there are definite advantages and disadvantages to penises on both sides of the average.
The 7 Best Sex Positions For Well-Endowed Men, Because Bigger Certainly Isn't Easier
Did you know, for example, that humans are better endowed than all our primate cousins? You may expect a gorilla to be better hung than you but you would be wrong, both in terms of absolute and relative size. Over the weekend we heard a penis transplant on a year-old in South Africa had apparently been a success. He had lost his penis in a botched circumcision at age 18 but now has a fully functioning member, capable of urination, erection, orgasm and ejaculation. It makes you wonder if one day, lab-grown or donated penises will be grafted on to men who have extreme concerns over size. And at the start of March we learned about a study of 15, penises, finally answering the question of average size.
But how often do we hear the nitty-gritty of how we can actually better understand our deepest desires and most embarrassing questions? Bustle has enlisted Vanessa Marin, a sex therapist based in San Francisco, to help us out with the details. No gender, sexual orientation, or question is off limits, and all questions remain anonymous.
Size does matter — in that it dictates how you play the game. Foreplay becomes especially important when dealing with a larger-than-average penis. Overall, it just makes for a much smoother and easier experience. Pick positions that incorporate shallow thrusting, so you do not accidentally hit her cervix or cause her any additional discomfort. It also helps, Morse says, for her to rotate her hips in a circular motion as she moves up and down on your penis, because the outer third of the vaginal canal is the most sensitive and will experience the most pleasure from your penis.