Changes in frequency of sex among US adults

June 12, 2020

What The Study Did: This survey study of U.S. adults ages 18 to 44 looked at changes in the reported frequency of sexual activity, the number of sexual partners and factors associated with frequency and numbers of partners.

Authors: Peter Ueda, M.D., Ph.D., of the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.3833)

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