29 Jun '11, 6pm

"Regular bike saddles put pressure on your perineum -- and that tain't cool":

"Regular bike saddles put pressure on your perineum -- and that tain't cool":

Bike seats may contribute to erectile dysfunction -- and it's no surprise, when you consider where you shove 'em. “When you sit on a regular bike saddle, you’re sitting on your penis,” says reproductive physiologist Steven Schrader. If that didn't just make you cross your legs, don't get comfortable, ladies: More than 60 percent of you will experience genital pain, numbness, or tingling from sitting on a bike seat. According to this New York Times article , at least, bike seats are the worst threat to your junk since America's Funniest Home Videos . Regular bike saddles put pressure on your perineum -- and that tain't cool, if you catch my drift. The solution might be the "no-nose" saddle, which supports the sit bones but keeps its mitts off your meat. This inspired the title of Schrader's 2008 study "Cutting Off the Nose to Save the Penis." There are a couple reasons that...

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grist.org 27 Jun '11, 4pm

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