Most people have had dreams about sex before. However, there’s a lot of variability in the kinds of sex dreams that people have. So where does all of that variation come from? Psychologists believe it’s because our sex dreams are, to some extent, a reflection of our waking sexual interests. In other words, the things that we’re attracted to in our everyday life have a tendency to carry over into our dreams. As some evidence of this, a recent study examined how men’s actual sexual behaviors and the type of porn they watch are related to the content of their sex dreams.Read More
Most people have sex dreams. In fact, studies have found that as many as 93% of men and 86% of women say they’ve had them before . For some, these dreams occur quite frequently; however, for others, they’re uncommon. Why is that? It might have to do with differences in the positions people sleep in.Read More
Erotic dreams are common. In fact, research has found that as many as 93% of men and 86% of women report having had them before . Some people dream about sex a lot more than others, though. Indeed, for some folks, such dreams are a pretty regular occurrence, whereas for others, they are pretty rare. Why is that? A new study suggests that one’s likelihood of having sex dreams may be a function of the position in which that person usually sleeps .Read More
Every Friday on the blog, I answer people’s questions about sex, love, and relationships. This week’s question comes from a reader who wanted to know why he wakes up with erections every morning.
Why do I always wake up with “morning wood?” Is it a sign that I dream about sex a lot?