Why sexual activity took a pandemic hit, and what to do about it

In the age of Covid-19, our sexual stock has plummeted.

Ian KernerĀ is a licensed marriage and family therapist, writer and contributor on the topic of relationships for CNN. His most recent book is a guide for couples, “So Tell Me About the Last Time You Had Sex.”

(CNN)When Covid-19 first hit, I stopped getting as many inquiries from new patients for sex therapy.

“Finally,” I thought, “people are having sex!”
None of the old excuses — like working late, dinner obligations, a rough commute — to get in the way. And with nothing else to do on a Friday date night, why not sex?
Boy, was I wrong. Our libidos are like the stock market….Read More