When couples marry the last thing they probably ever imagine is that they might end up sleeping in separate bedrooms. Historically, sleeping apart has been seen as a marital red flag. It meant that a couple was no longer intimate or were in such a bad place that they needed to have their own space- […]
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Recently I wrote about a recent study that found that couples are happier these days then they used to be. This is certainly good news but also curious- as the divorce rate has been slowly rising for three years, or since the official end of the recession. Maybe those who actually stay together are happier- […]
Juan Pablo is a sexy guy. This is the consensus of fans, the current crop of Bachelorettes and women in general. He’s physically attractive, emotional and passionate and his “suitorettes’ all say he’s a great kisser. He’s every woman’s dream, right? No, apparently not every woman.
Sharlene left the show last week after much anguish over […]
The results of a new study were published in December in the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. The researchers, lead author Ronald Rogge (of The University of Rochester), Thomas Bradbury (the Relationship Institute at UCLA), and others found that discussing five (relationship) movies a month could cut the three-year divorce rate in half. […]
A survey that was commissioned by Thomson Reuters and exclusively published by The Chicago tribune has found that 94% of married or cohabiting adults are happy in their relationships. It’s an interesting finding given that the divorce rate hovers around 45%.
1,783 adults participated in the survey and in follow-up interviews and they offered details of […]
UCLA(Los Angeles) just released the results of a study that found that men who married before the age of 25 had lower bone strength than those who married later. However, they also found that men in stable marriages or committed relationships who had never been divorced or ended a long-term committed relationship had […]
It has often been said that finding the right relationship involves many factors and timing is one of them. I agree and Match.com along with other dating sites has the statistics to back this up.
Last year Match found January 2nd to be the busiest day of the year in the world of online dating. It […]
Back before Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus came out, I was often accused of being sexist in my thinking. When I observed certain dynamics in the way women and men communicated- I would point out why this was so. Women and men have different hard wiring in their brains that creates […]
Sara Sandberg-Thomas of Ohio State University is the lead author of a recently released study that links casual sex to mental health problems in teens and young adults. Teens with symptoms of depression were more likely to engage in casual sex and to seriously consider suicide several years later as young adults. There have been […]
Just when we thought every kind of dating site had already been thought up- here comes HiDine.com. HiDine works like this- women go on and post their favorite restaurants and the guys can then extend the invitation of a date to one of her selections, with the understanding that he picks up the check. It’s […]