Sex & Relationships

Are you getting enough sex?

Find out how to get more and better between-the-sheets time

When was the last time you spent the day getting it on? On average, Canadians are having sex about twice a week, according to the Durex 2004 Global Sex Survey. This is encouraging news, because regular sex with your partner is vital to any healthy happy relationship, says Sue McGarvie, a sex therapist, syndicated radio host and author of Quivering Jello: How to Have Mind-Blowing, Toe Curling Orgasms (Romance Communications). But some of us may only be getting lucky twice a month or even twice a year. Don’t panic: “There is no ‘normal’ level of sexual desire. Every woman is different,” says Dr. Vicki Holmes, medical director of the Women’s Mid-Life Health Centre in Saskatoon. That said, it can’t hurt to take this quiz and find out how to re-ignite your home fires – and keep them blazing.

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Are you getting enough sex?