That has always been the question. That's right, consuming semen really does have some serious health benefits that goes far beyond a protein shake. What we're trying to say is, it might officially be time to just start doing it. Semen is a natural anti-depressant I know sex in general can put a smile back on my face, but I never thought it had anything to do with semen. According to a study conducted on female college students at the State University of New York in Albany, exposure to semen can lower symptoms of depression. The study compared female students who were having sex with condoms versus those who were having sex without, and found that the latter group overall showed fewer signs of depression.
6 Unexpected Health Benefits of Sperm — Yes, You Read That Right
Choosing to swallow, spit out, or refrain from touching semen are all personal preferences that should be respected. Semen is made up of a few different components. Approximately 80 percent of semen is made up of water. Sperm cells themselves make up less than one percent of semen. As shown, the components of semen are edible.