A newly published study that wrapped up two years before the pandemic finds that young people are having less sex in the 21st century. How much sex are you having? But no matter what your relationship status is, and regardless of COVID , the quality of your sex life is part of your overall health. The upshot: Young people and married couples are having less sex.
Why Young Americans Are Having Less Sex Than Ever Before
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Not only are more adults experiencing dry spells that last a year or more, the adults who are having sex are having it less frequently. These changes have been most notable among men, especially men under the age of Responses from a nationally representative sample of nearly 10, men and women ages 18 to 44 were included in the study , which was published Friday in the journal JAMA Network Open. About half of the adults surveyed between and said they had sex at least once a week. That includes At the other end of the spectrum,
Young Americans are having less sex than ever
CNN Young Americans are having less sex -- and they can't even blame the coronavirus pandemic for this one. Correction: A previous version of this story stated that the research had been conducted by psychologists from San Diego State University. The story has been updated to correct that they wrote the invited commentary on the research. Sexual inactivity increased among young American men between and , according to researchers from Indiana University and Sweden's Karolinska Institutet who studied survey data from US adults.
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