Warning - graphic content: Find out everything you were wondering about sex. There are a whole host of factors which impact our sex lives, or lack thereof, including age, health, sex drive and lifestyle to name a few. But now someone has gone and worked out how much sex we should be having, the Mirror online reports. A recent study from the Kinsey Institute for research in Sex, Reproduction and Gender suggests that it's this variable age which can predict how often we have sex.
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Everyone knows that real life has a tendency to get in the way of having awesome all-night sex , from 9 AM jobs to simple biological capability. Now, this isn't necessarily a way to defeat these obstacles--just suggestions on how to get around them. Because I'm a hooking-up scientist.
In fact, sexual attraction and sexual compatibility are the basis of many successful relationships. Thinking with our nether regions may be natural, but continually acting on those thoughts while the laundry piles up could be the sign of a problem. So how much sex is ideal, and how much is too much? Research suggests that, for people in relationships, having sex is linked to greater well-being and happiness. Muise A, et al. Sexual frequency predicts greater well-being, but more is not always better. Which leads to the question: Is it possible that doing the deed too much can interfere with a happy, healthy life? Sex obsession — sometimes called hypersexuality, compulsive sexual behavior, or sex addiction — is a murky topic. Some research supports the idea that sex addiction is a psychiatric disorder, but other reports suggest the subject is still up for debate.