Have you ever heard that joke about how God gave men both a penis and a brain, but not enough blood supply to run both at the same time? It's one of my favorite Robin Williams quotes because, as far as I could tell from ex-boyfriends and male friends, it was DEFINITELY true.

Well, as funny as it is to joke about not having enough brain power to think logically when sex gets involved, the truth of the matter is that the brain really DOES control everything in your body--including your desire to do something completely illogical when it comes to getting a little booty. So, if you're curious to learn, here's what you need to know about your brain on sex.

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1. Your man really DOES have more sex on the brain

That's right! Size matters ... and what I mean by that is that the preoptic area of the hypothalamus, which is the one that regulates mating behavior, is a little more than TWICE as big in men than it is in women and has twice as many cells. Well, that explains it!

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Irina Gonzalez is a Staff Writer for MamásLatinas. She loves pop culture, social media, photography and, above all, discovering new places. She's also a foodie eating healthy and learning to enjoy exercise.

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