More than 50 per cent of people in a survey have said they prefer a kiss and cuddle to sex in a relationship.
The survey claims sex comes after commitment, companionship and humour in a successful relationship. Surprisingly, it is men who are more than happy to smooch on a sofa rather than romp in the bedroom, reports
Researchers for healthcare giant Bayer even blame social networking internet sites such as Facebook and Twitter for making people less intimate with each other as they conduct long-distance relationships.
Meanwhile, Christine Webber, a sex and relationships expert has warned that the lack of intimacy can endanger any relationship.