A new, stimulating study of cats is aimed at assisting human women. The study is:
“Vaginal Lubrication and Pressure Increase Induced by Pudendal Nerve Stimulation in Cats,” Jialiang Chen, Yihua Zhong, Jicheng Wang, Bing Shen, Zhijun Shen, Jonathan Beckel, William de Groat, Christopher Chermansky, Changfeng Tai, Journal of Sexual Medicine, epub 2022.
The authors, at Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China; the University of Pittsburgh, USA; and Capital Medical University, Beijing, China; explain:
Vaginal lubrication and contractions are among the top difficulties affecting sexual intercourse in women after spinal cord injury.
Aim — This study aimed at determining if pudendal nerve stimulation (PNS) can improve vaginal lubrication and induce increases in vaginal pressure.
Conclusion — PNS can improve vaginal lubrication and induce increases in vaginal pressure.