If couples were paying any attention during the past few decades, they should be able to recite the one critical ingredient for a healthy relationship — communication. But the latest study shows that other skills may be almost …
Recent claims about the hookup culture among college students are greatly exaggerated, it seems.
If you feel like you can’t make friends, you might try to buy them, new research suggests, even if it takes some considerable financial risk.
Two new studies analyze the origin of monogamy and come up with very different answers
It’s a familiar mantra that marriage counselors rely upon in advising their couples — talk about conflicts and try to resolve them, rather than letting suppressed feelings fester until they poison a relationship beyond repair. …
Even Freud felt unequipped to speculate about the true nature of women’s sexual longings, but journalist Dan Bergner was bold enough to investigate what science has since learned. His new book, What Do Women Want? Adventures …
There’s a reason why being kind to others is good for you — and it can now be traced to a specific nerve.
Middle school is typically a time of chaotic emotions, confusing relationships and challenging growing pains. But it may also have a surprisingly lasting influence on the future.
Closeness in a relationship doesn’t necessarily follow the more-is-better approach.
A study may explain why people are so convinced that their relationship status is the best
It’s about evolution; if dads aren’t around, mothers-to-be make subconscious calculations to balance their needs against those of their children.
Next time you see a couple at a cafe focused intently on their phones instead of each other, don’t assume their relationship is in trouble. They might actually be working out their conflicts, using well-known approaches from …
Divorced couples who remarry successfully can teach all couples about building stronger relationships.