Brits are more likely to donate an organ than experiment in the bedroom


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A recent study appears to show that we're not all that fussed when it comes to getting between the sheets. In fact, Brits are more likely to donate an organ than agree to spice things up in the bedroom.

Research by asked 2,000 UK residents in long term relationships about the 'gambles' we are prepared to make, or have previously made, in the name of love.

The survey found that nearly half of loved-up Brits (42%) would move abroad for their partner, and 41% would give an organ, but less than a fifth (16%) would agree to spice things up in the bedroom.

Just under half (42%) revealed they would be prepared to change their job, and a third (34%) would face a fear if it allowed their loved-one to experience something they always dreamed of.

Of the participants, twice as many men had agreed to greater sexual experimentation for their partner than women (10% versus 5%) and more men had faced a fear for their partner too (40% versus 31% of women).

Overall, the study emphasised a readiness to gamble when in love, and a high probability that it would pay off.

Karina Adrian, Head of Brand Marketing at, said: 'As the nation’s happy makers, we thought it would be really interesting to find out just how much we’re prepared to gamble in the name of our ‘happily ever-afters’.

'What is great to see is both the level of devotion and the heart-warming outcomes from these inspiring acts of love.'

(Just maybe not when it comes to jiggle balls.)

Jadie Troy-Pryde
News Editor

Jadie Troy-Pryde is News Editor, covering celebrity and entertainment, royal, lifestyle and viral news. Before joining the team in 2018 as the Lifestyle and Social Media Editor, she worked at a number of women’s fashion and lifestyle titles including Grazia, Women’s Health and Stylist, and now heads the Marie Claire UK news desk.