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Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Top 4 Health Benefits of Marriage - Dr. Axe

While marriage brings challenges, science consistently shows that it's great for your health in certain ways. Here are the top health benefits of marriage.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

The One Daily Talk That Will Benefit Your Marriage

Changing your approach to an end-of-the-day talk can ensure to help both you and your partner unwind.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

You Don’t Have to Be Rich to Have an Emotionally Wealthy Marriage

Plus, five science-based ways to create a wealth of love and passion in your relationship.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Four Rules for a Great Sex Talk with your Partner

How many times have you thought if you could just communicate about sex, it would get better, but instead talking seems to make it worse?

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Why Meaning May Be The Key To Making It In Marriage

Northwestern close relationships psychologist Eli Finkel on why meaning makes love last.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

The Secret Reason That Sex Is So Good for Your Relationship

It’s almost a given that couples with good relationships are more likely to enjoy sex with each other. New research shows why sex has such a positive impact.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

6 Essential Traits of Healthy Intimate Relationships

Healthy relationships require effort -- and that's a large part of what makes them so rewarding.

Health & Fitness | Beyond Human Design Blogs

The Key to Happy Relationships

Discover yourself through your relationships. When you look back at the relationships in your life and imagine them as catalysts for self –reflection, and, thus, for knowledge and understanding, do you have a clear vision of the lessons of each one?

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Your choice of a life partner is no accident

Study uses DNA to discern people’s preferences in mates, and suggests how such choices shape our genomes

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

4 Things People In Good Relationships Understand

Not every relationship is built to last, but here are the 4 laws that every good relationship must have.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Psychology of Love: 10 Studies Every Lover Should Know

Tweet Share 0 Pocket Pinterest 0 LinkedIn 0 Email Psychology of love: Brain map of love, the role of kissing, how couples come to look similar, what kills a relationship and more… “Love does not consist in gazing at each

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

What Men Secretly Want Review [by James Bauer] - Her Aspiration

Like many of you, I have had many romantic relationships during the years. While I knew from the start that some of them wouldn’t have worked, I was also left with a broken heart and many questions by a few “Mister Rights”.It is very likely that you

Psychology | Relationships

The New Science of Single People -- Science of Us

Now that single people are such a big share of the population, maybe social scientists will stop ignoring them.

Psychology | Relationships

The Power of Fantasy in a Relationship

Sexual fantasies can improve a relationship, new studies show; researchers add a caveat: It is best to fantasize about your partner.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Why You Will Marry the Wrong Person

Embrace a philosophy of pessimism. Every human will disappoint you, and you’ll do the same to them.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Navigating Relationships: A Multidimensional Perspective - Audio Interview

Dr. Eleanor dynamically combines the spiritual with the scientific in her life and work. After receiving her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1971, Eleanor recognized her talents as psychic intuitive and began integrating spirituality and holistic

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

When Friends Are 'Like Family'

The comfort of a close bond can sometimes morph into the restraints of bondage.

Psychology | Relationships

13 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married

There are certain intimate and awkward topics couples should discuss before the wedding — unless you prefer to be surprised years later.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

13 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married

There are certain intimate and awkward topics couples should discuss before the wedding — unless you prefer to be surprised years later.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

A Slow-Motion Demise, a Fast-Forward Repair

As her own marriage crumbles, a sister plays matchmaker for her divorced younger brother.

Advice & Self-Help | Dr. Eleanor's Blogs and Articles

Navigating Relationships: A Multidimensional Perspective

Beyond Human Design - Expand the depths of your true nature

Psychology | Relationships

What Keeps Couples Happy Long Term

A large, new study on sexual satisfaction finds happy long-term couples share certain habits.

Psychology | Relationships

Look Ahead: Four Steps to Better Relationships in the New Year

How to meet people, share a hobby, have more sex with your partner and answers to other reader questions.

Psychology | Relationships

A Computer That Can Hear a Marriage in Trouble

Researchers try to harness technology to help therapists better help struggling couples.

Psychology | Relationships

Love Advice After 32 Years of Marriage

My parents may be at fault for me romanticizing love. Last week, they celebrated their 32nd anniversary. Because sadly, that is much different than the modern love story of today, I asked them, separately how they've made it work this long.

Psychology | Relationships

Whatever You Do, Stop Sliding In(to) Marriage

There is no magic bullet when it comes to committed relationships. But if we know how to build a good foundation, success and happiness are much more likely to happen. The worst we can do is sliding into a type of relationship that is doomed. Take a stanc

Psychology | Relationships

Love Advice After 32 Years of Marriage

My parents may be at fault for me romanticizing love. Last week, they celebrated their 32nd anniversary. Because sadly, that is much different than the modern love story of today, I asked them, separately how they've made it work this long.

News | The News

Alleged JP Morgan Chase Memo Tells Employees the Word 'Wife' Insults LGBT Coworkers

Employees are being told “to help create an environment for open and honest dialogue.” The document notes descriptors such as “wife” and “boyfriend” are frowned upon, and “partner” is preferred. Not referring to your wife as your wife “o

Psychology | Relationships

13 Ways to Keep Love Alive

Since May is Date Your Mate Month, here are a few ideas you might want to consider. Try some of these and add your own creative touches to the process of keeping romance alive! Taking time out of our busy lives to make sure that the intimate aspects of ou

Politics | The War On Gender

California Gov. Brown signs bill deleting ‘husband,’ ‘wife’ from marriage law

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Monday a bill that deletes the terms “husband” and “wife” from the state’s marriage law and replaces it with “spouse” in order to accommodate same-sex marriages.

Advice & Self-Help | Helpful Advice

6 Unhealthy Habits That Lead to Divorce | Kimanzi Constable

Why can't we remember how intensely in love we felt while going through hard times in our marriage? If only life worked that way but it doesn't and if a marriage is going to survive, it's going to take work from each spouse. When you're in the honeymoon p

Psychology | Relationships

Audacity of Mature Love: Is It Ever Too Old For Love?

(photo credit above) http://wemagazineforwomen.com/you-are-never-too-old-for-love/The other day I was speaking with a much younger friend who lives in India, and she vehemently denied that older folks need to feel or want love.  She said, if you are abo

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links!

Don’t be a bachelor: Why married men work harder, smarter and make more money

Even as more young people are delaying or foregoing marriage, research shows that marriage transforms many men, spurring them to become more responsible people and smarter, higher-earning employees

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

The 4 Habits of Highly Happy Couples

Four habits that build a happier, long-lasting relationship.

News | Societal Evolution

Three gay Thai men tie the knot in 'fairytale ceremony' | Daily Mail Online

Happy newlyweds Joke, 29, Bell, 21 and Art, 26, took the plunge on Valentine's Day after exchanging their vows in a fairy-tale ceremony at their home in Thailand.

Advice & Self-Help | Empowering Tools for Growth

This Is All You Need to Know About a Potential Partner | Psychology Today

A picture, and a few bits of data, is worth much more than 1,000 words.

Style & Fashion | Style

Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Wedding Dresses | Bridal Guide

Read through this comprehensive guide before shopping for your wedding dress....

News | Societal Evolution

#YesWomenAndChildren Are Safer Within Intact Marriages

New evidence continues to indicate that the best shelter against domestic violence is a healthy marriage.

News | Interesting Links

After the Loss of a Spouse, There Is No Right Amount of Time Before Moving On

People who remarry after a spouse’s death report less depression and a greater sense of well-being and life satisfaction than those who don’t remarry, an expert says. Men are more likely to seek out a new relationship, and to do it sooner, than women.

Advice & Self-Help | Relationships

'Dating' vs. 'Married': How Text Messages Change Over Time - The Atlantic

A lot evolves between the first year of coupledom and the ones that follow—including references to "home," "dinner," and "love."

News | The News

Federal Judge Strikes Down Part Of Utah's Polygamy Ban

The part of the law that prohibits cohabitation with others violates the First and 14th Amendments, the judge ruled. He upheld the part of the law that prohibits multiple marriage licenses.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness Info

Elements of Love by Ofer Zur, Ph.D., offered by Zur Institute

The Basics-Love 101; The Lover's Personal Investments; The Community of Care-Love 202; Sexuality-Love 1-on-1; Beyond the Essentials-Love 1000+.