When women distinguish between sex and the relational and emotional aspects of a relationship, this determines how often couples in long-term relationships have sex. Passion plays a significant role.
In a new study, women said they acted a little more interested in sex than they really were. Men are the ones who apparently play cool most often.
Tinder users don’t have more sexual partners than other similarly minded people. Women tend to use the app to feel better about themselves, whereas men are more focused on sex.
Women regret casual sex more than men do – but less so if they take the initiative and the sex was good.
Even the least severe forms of sexual harassment can have serious consequences for high school students who are targeted. Girls struggle the most.
Most people who have been unfaithful do not believe it when their partner says they forgive them. And the fact that men often don’t realize that emotional infidelity is a problem just feeds the conflict.
Whether you are religious or not does not matter so much. You regret one-night stands about as much as other people do.
Adolescents who are open to casual sex are more often involved in sexual harassment – both as victims and as perpetrators.
Women regret saying yes to casual sex much more often than men do. Men – almost exclusively – regret saying no. Why?
Men are clearly more jealous of sexual infidelity than emotional infidelity. The opposite is true for women.