This stimulation sends signals along nerves and into the brain. It's too easy for us women to convince ourselves to settle for less. It is related, she says, to our cultural discomfort with breastfeeding in public. This likely indicates that parts of their brains associated with "reward," the pleasure centers, and the sites of goal-directed motivation, were shouting down the reasoning centers of their brains, primarily the pre-frontal cortex. Go to mobile site.
When Roy Levin, of the University of Sheffield, and Cindy Meston, of the University of Texas, polled people -- including women -- they found that stimulating the breasts or nipples enhanced sexual arousal in about 82 percent of the women.
Topless little girls should be allowed to roam free on our beaches
So we've been thinking about this, and, in our new book, The Chemistry Between Us: In this version of a classic "delayed gratification" also called intertemporal choice by behavioral economists experiment, some men watched videos of pastoral scenes while others watched videos of attractive women with lots of skin exposed running in slo-mo, "Baywatch" style. Books In Pictures - the story of love and romance: In humans, goes the argument, breasts became larger to mimic the contours of a woman's rear. The men who watched the women's breasts doing what women's breasts do opted for the smaller-sooner payouts significantly more often then men who watched the pastoral scene. While it's true that every relationship requires a certain amount of compromise, going without the things that we really need just doesn't work.