Have You Ever Had a One Night Stand?

AdamEve.com, America’s leading source for adult products, claims it is never afraid to ask the hard questions when it comes to anything sexual.

This month, Adam & Eve wanted to find out how many American adults had ever had a one night stand — and the answer may surprise you, it says.

When Adam & Eve asked 1,000 American adults if they have ever engaged in a one-time, no-strings-attached sexual encounter, a whopping 58.1% admitted that they have. Of these positive respondents, 79% were male and 21% were female.

While Americans are having more sex (151 times a year / 2.9 times a week) compared to 2011 (120 times a year / 2.3 times a week), sexual satisfaction is on the decline, with 67 percent of Americans claiming to be satisfied with their sex life in 2012 versus 76 percent in 2011. (Read: Sex Life Survey Gives a Peek Beneath the Sheets)

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In another survey, married couples reported much higher satisfaction rates (82 percent married, 71 percent single) while singles reported higher sexual frequency (130 times per year single, 109 times per year among married couples). (Read: Sexual Satisfaction on the Rise: Survey)

Moreover, in such areas, science is more advanced than you thought. And scientists are leaving no stone unturned to take the scientific benefits to the mankind. Here’s a tasteful example of such benefits.

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Masque Sexual Flavors is stated to be the first oral sex product of its kind, developed to neutralize the tastes associated with oral sex on a man. (Read: Women Can Add Flavor to Oral Sex)

Also, Eli Lilly and Company announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Cialis tablets for once daily use for the treatment of men who have erectile dysfunction. (Read: What Men Must Know about Cialis Tablets)

Dr. Kat Van Kirk, Adam & Eve’s resident sexpert, says these results are higher than expected, though not alarming. “There are many reasons people choose to have a one night stand,” says Dr. Kat.

“From exploring one’s sexuality to a random hook-up outside a relationship… as long as both partners have the same expectations, a one night stand can be a positive release of sexual energy. Of course, safety is always a top priority.”

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The web-based survey, conducted by an independent third party survey company, of over 1,000 American adults age 18 and up, was sponsored by Adam & Eve to study sexual preferences and practices.

The survey results were released Thursday, Oct. 11.

“Sex Chat with Dr. Kat” and “Daily Sex Tips from Hawaii” can be found on podcasts through iTunes or www.drkat.com.

Photo courtesy: Adam & Eve

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