A new research conducted and published in the International Journal of Impotence Research has ranked doggy style sex position as the most dangerous of all sex positions. The study says it causes about 41% of penile fracture in men.

The research titled, “relationship between sexual position and severity of penile fracture” placed the ancient missionary position as the second most dangerous sex position causing about 25% of penile fracture cases.

Researchers, R Barros, L Schulze, A A Ornellas, L Koifman and L A Favorito who did the study said doggy style and missionary position could cause equally serious penile fracture, according to yabaleftonline.com.

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Guess what! The research recommends that the sex position in which the woman sits on top of the man is the safest.

They said “We do not observe differences between the severity of the penile fracture between the ‘doggy style’ and ‘man-on-top’, but the ‘doggy style’ had more severity of penile fracture when compared with ‘woman-on-top’”

This study will surely break the hearts of some people especially as most women seem to be in love with the ‘doggy style’.