Every ten years the UK completes a study on the nations Sexual Health. The survey conducted by Lancet has found the following:
The study has been valuable for both healthcare providers and commentators on changing society and its attitude towards sex and relationships. More people are having more sex to an older age than before, which also increases their exposure to HIV and STIs being transmitted later in life. This shows that healthcare providers have to do more to ensure that everyone, no matter what their age is able to access sexual health.