The vaccination program, which protects against the worst effects of Covid-19, was very exciting, but there was a surprising consequence.
For most of us, this means that we can hang out with friends and family, go to a beer garden, or get our hair cut.
For some, however, it’s the green light to have an extramarital affair.
According to IllicitEncounters.com, the adultery rate has increased steadily since January.
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In the first two weeks of March alone, the dating site for married people saw registrations jump 26 percent.
As the number of cases drops significantly, more and more married people are choosing to cheat on their partners, with the number of adulterers increasing at the same rate as vaccinations.
Needless to say, anyone who gets involved in a matter that gets physical is breaking social distancing banning rules. According to IllicitEncounters.com, vaccination greatly increases the likelihood that a person will break sex lockdown restrictions.
Of a sample of 1,000 members who have already received their first or second dose of vaccine, 84 percent have admitted breaking lockdown restrictions to have an affair.
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Spouses are fed up with their partners and try to escape from boring or unsatisfactory marriages.
Holding on to the same person indoors with little to do has impacted some relationships.
Of another sample of 1,000 members who have not yet received the Covid-19 vaccine, 35 percent broke lockdown restrictions to have an affair.
A total of 19 percent said they wanted to but didn’t have a chance, while the remaining 46 percent said they would break the ban to cheat once they were vaccinated.
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In total, the sample of 2,000 members was asked whether Covid restrictions had a negative impact on their marriages. 88 percent agreed the lockdown put their marriage at risk.
Samantha, a member who uses the site. said, “I had my first dose of the vaccine in February, so did my husband, and as far as we are concerned we are safe.”
“Our older parents were also vaccinated. So we have no concerns about spreading the virus if we just see a family that can’t get sick.”
“Most of the men I speak of have already been vaccinated. It doesn’t hurt to meet for no-obligation fun.
“If only we exist in this vaccinated bladder, no one can get seriously sick – isn’t that the point?”
There are still many unknowns about vaccinations including whether they actually decrease transmission. Even if you’ve been vaccinated, you might still be spreading the virus.
Jessica Leoni, sex and relationship expert at IllicitEncounters.com, believes the stress of the virus and lockdown restrictions have marginalized people and need a release.
She said, “People cheat because of marital problems, stress, financial stress, lack of intimacy, the list goes on.
“What we found as a result of the pandemic is that couples have suffered more than normal. It’s been a stressful year.
“Everything from inability to socialize, deal with lost income, to entertaining and home-schooling kids – things couples didn’t struggle with before Covid. I expect this will result in a massive explosion of matters.
“A lack of touch and affection are enough to drive someone crazy, but is that on top of social isolation? No wonder people take the chance to be intimate after vaccination.
“Forget the R-rate, people should be concerned about the A-rate and what it means for the married population.”