A leading blog on the science of sex, love, and relationships, written by social psychologist Dr. Justin Lehmiller. My university, like many schools around the country, is on spring break this week. A lot of students are using this opportunity to not just take a breather from their studies, but also to travel. But why is that exactly? What accounts for why so many college students partake in risky behaviors—especially risky sexual behaviors—at this time of year?
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Movies and television have made the idea of having sex in unconventional places seem enticing and exciting. Celebrities talk about joining the 'Mile High' club like it's a badge of honour. While there are plenty of safe and fun places to have sex over Spring Break your hotel room, for example there are also many places you should definitely avoid. As romantic as beach sex has been made to look by countless movies, it's actually terrible for you. You get sand in places you really don't want it, and there's nothing sexy about that. There's a total lack of privacy and there are likely to be children at the beach.
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The poll of college women and graduates, aged , was funded as part of the AMA's partnership with The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on A Matter of Degree, an initiative to reduce high-risk drinking on college and university campuses. Note 1: These questions were left to the interpretation of the respondent. Based on the wording of other questions in the poll, the AMA assumes reckless behavior is associated with sex and binge drinking. Note 2: The results are based on a nationwide, random sample of women age 17 - 35 who currently attend college, graduated from college or attended, but did not graduate from college within the United States. Note 3: This survey has a margin of error of 4.
Skip navigation! Story from Relationships. Spring break is a time to let go. Maybe you have some travel planned.