What does sex mean in a relationship?

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A relationship without sex could mean partners get a chance to bond in other ways such as talking and caring for each other. To some people it might mean trouble in paradise leading to “you don’t love me anymore” or “you don’t find me attractive”.

If you and your partner have sexual intercourse less than 10 times in a year, you are in a sexless relationship, according to Newsweek magazine. 702/CapeTalk presenter Redi Tlhabi spoke to Dr Eve about sexless relationships.

Let us think about the purpose of sex in a relationship. Is it really necessary to be counting. Is it necessary to have a relationship where sex is the core purpose of a relationship?

Dr Eve

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