By Jeremy Adam Smith
News coverage of sexting tends to focus on the negative. When teens and politicians get caught exchanging nude pictures and lascivious messages on their phones, they’re publicly shamed. And their relationships can suffer profoundly, as when Anthony Weiner’s wife left him after The New York Post published the disgraced politician’s extramarital sexts.
But is there a positive side to sexting? Could it contribute to healthier and more satisfying relationships for adults? The research to date says yes–but only in certain conditions. It also says that sexting has become extremely common.
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