Why Women Engage in Anal Intercourse: Results from a Qualitative StudyUploader: Akijora 4 years ago Subscribe 2
Yet, when asked whether they preferred anal intercourse or vaginal intercourse, nearly every woman in the focus groups unanimously expressed a preference for vaginal sex. Due to the limited nature of previous research on this topic, we opted for a more exploratory approach aimed at uncovering the broad range of reasons that women had for engaging in anal intercourse. Even with the lubricant, it was just too much. That the majority of women reported that they had anal sex because they were high is not surprising, given the sample of women, which was recruited from a drug treatment and STI testing facility. Reynolds, Latimore, and Fisher reported that sex while high and HIV risk perception were positively associated with anal intercourse in women. Yes, it may feel awkward at first talking about periods and masturbating and condoms and sex in general.