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How many types of female orgasms are there?

Orgasms are difficult to study. Similar to studying mood or pain, female* orgasms need to be interpreted through not just biological mechanisms but also psychological, sociological and historical trends. Historically, in Western countries, female orgasms have been highly scrutinized. Orgasms were sometimes seen as unhealthy or wrong. And orgasms that are achieved through stimulation that is not heterosexual vaginal intercourse have been considered unacceptable by researchers and doctors (1,2). The viewpoint that some orgasms were superior to others has been supported by healthcare professionals. What is the clitoris? And where is it? And where is it? A guide. by Nicole Telfer, Former Science Content Producer; and Clár McWeeney, Former Content Manager at Clue Sigmund Freud popularized the idea that mature women experience vaginal orgasm...

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