Many more people are identifying themselves as asexual.” Vrangalova, a researcher who studies casual sex and promiscuity, said hook-up apps serve a purpose even if they don’t result in meeting someone in the flesh.
‘You can get a lot of your needs satisfied just by sexting with people," she said. and get some of your social and emotional needs met without actually having physical sex with them.” Wells said people ask her all the time if she thinks it’s a good thing or bad thing if Americans are having less sex. “There’s so much more that we need to know to be able to answer that question.
You may have heard about the "dating apocalypse", but also how dating apps are more popular than ever in the U. and that the majority of Americans say online dating is a good way to meet people.
You may believe that we're all still in touch with our exes and past partners due to our obsession with social media and our smartphones, but we're also all ghosting, zombieing, benching, and breadcrumbing each other.
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Researchers haven’t been able to pin it down, but they have theories. “But the study said it’s not due to the number of work hours,” Vrangalova said.
“Back in the day, we used to think of sex as an entertainment outlet,” said study coauthor Brooke Wells, associate professor of human sexuality at Widener University in Chester. Wells said it the pervasiveness and variety of sex on TV, film, and mobile devices may be putting a chill on ardor.
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