With all of the talk about bunionscorns, hammertoes, and neuromas, is there anything good about wearing high heel shoes? One study investigates the issue - sort of.
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There have been many discussions about the link between high heel shoes and sexual attractiveness, but a study in the journal European Urology found that wearing high heels slightly enhanced the contracting power of the pelvic floor muscles.
Kegel exercises are used to strengthen the pelvic floor muscles to help control urination and to also improve sexual sensation. Some people have said the findings from the study mean that heels high heels will enhance your sex life. However, sex not correct. The study really looked at continence versus incontinence, and not sex performance.
Maria Angela Cerruto, the study's lead author, compared women who are incontinent can't control urination to women who are continent. People who have problems with incontinence have weak pelvic floor muscles. The for compared flat shoes moccasins to shoes with varying heel heights. The heel heights ranged from cm.
In the women with incontinence, the resting pelvic floor muscle activity rPFMa stayed pretty much the same and the maximal pelvic floor high activity mPFMa contraction increased quite a lot.