Society is obsessed with sex, so a lot of internal guilt comes with not wanting it, writes Lee Suckling.
While many of us don't want sex for periods of time – usually because of lifestyle issues – there are some out there that fundamentally don't like it at all. It may cause them pain, shame, or just general disinterest. It can even feel like a chore.
Asexuality is a sexual orientation dictating a person has no (or very little) sexual attraction to others. It's not motivated by celibacy or abstention, or religious reasons. Rather, sexual intimacy simply isn't important