Sex always increases litmitless love to both partners. The study reports that sex is still relatively frequent between couples during this stage, but lacks the urgency of the lust phase. From tothe average American adult had sex nine fewer times per year than Americans did from tothe researchers found. Maintaining a sexual relationship is a two-way street: That said, many couples do find infrequent sex to be an issue. According to a study by University of Chicago sociologist Edward Laumann, only five percent of couples have sex four or more times week, and more than one-third of people 18 to 59 do the deed less than once a month.
This may or may not be an issue, depending on the couple.
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That's the way it is, that's who we are and there is nothing inherently right or wrong with any of it. Frankly, most couples who worry about frequency of sex tend to fear their frequency is significantly below the curve, so to speak. Fulbright, PhD a sexual health expert. A Letter to Young Adult Men: Lessons You Won't Learn In School Here are 10 skills that will clarify your visions and bring you closer to your life goals. As long as both partners in a relationship are open about their feelings and physical needs and both are satisfied with the frequency and quality of their sexuality, the couple can not only survive, but thrive.