Statistics show that tattoos are more popular with women than men across the 16 countries. Picture: Supplied

A selection of our biggest love and sex stories that you may have missed this week...

20 things we all need to know about sex

In the 21st century we are still not dealing with sex in a natural, no nonsense way and because we don’t, every single one of us has a preconception and may even be scared.

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The real reason why women gossip

Having a gossip is one of life’s small pleasures. But women who indulge in it may be trying to discredit their female rivals, psychologists say. A study suggests some use it as a tactic to badmouth others who may be competing for male attention.

File photo: Women were significantly more likely to talk about how others looked, their behaviour and problems at work. Picture: Supplied

Masturbation is self love, not selfish

Are people who masturbate more self-centred and self-absorbed than those who don’t? 

File photo: Many of us were raised with the notion that masturbation is a sin

10 weird and crazy sex facts you may not know

According to the Museum of Sex, the vibrator was originally used as a medicinal treatment for female "hysteria" during the 19th century. 

Are tattoos sign of sexual availability?

People with tattoos are more likely to have a passionate extramarital affair, a new study has revealed. Shockingly, those dabbling in the exciting world of adultery are more likely to be women than men