On Thursday, February 9, Maria Shriver reported on TODAY about the uncharted territory of how intimacy affects the brain.
The segment was part of her series Brain Power TODAY and investigated the surprising healing power of sex, now being explored by neuroscientist Nicole Prause. Prause is researching sex to unlock the benefits it has on our health. She said that one day, doctors may prescribe it as an alternative form of medicine.
Watch Maria’s full report for TODAY: