Relationship Health - Original Articles

The Health Benefits of Sex

Eight ways sex does a body good.

The 5 Worst Habits for Your Libido (And Some Better Alternatives)

Are you unconsciously wrecking your love life?

The 8 Best Habits for Your Libido

A certified sex therapist offer eight tips for keeping your sex life humming.

Helping Your Teen Through Their First Breakup

What parents should (and should not) do to help a teen experiencing heartbreak for the first time.

6 Tips for Singles

Get more out of the single life on Valentine s Day and every day.

7 Habits of Happy Couples

Improve your love life with these helpful hints.

Divorce Rates Among Cancer Patients

A cancer diagnosis may raise a woman's risk of divorce. Here's why.

Is Passive Aggressive Behavior Affecting Your Life?

Hostile cooperation is at the core of passive aggressive behavior, a common way to avoid confrontation. Learn more about how to deal with conflict in a healthy way.

Your Guide to "Me Time"

"Me time" has many benefits, including better time-management and improved mental health. Here's a five-step strategy to help you sneak it into your schedule.

How Well Can You Read People?

Some experts believe that recognizing emotions in others and responding appropriately is a key component to happiness and success. Learn more.

Have You and Your Spouse Grown Apart?

If you aren't feeling connected to your spouse these days, read on for steps you can take to turn around your relationship.

Is Homeschooling Right for Your Family?

More and more families are choosing to homeschool their kids. Here's what you need to know about this type of education and how to get started, if interested.

Navigating Social Invitations When You Have Allergies

Read on for smart ways to safeguard your health and still be a gracious guest.

Herpes Complications to Watch Out For

Typically, the herpes virus is easily managed. However, there are some complications that can result in long-term health issues.

The Upside to Sibling Rivalry

Did you know all those arguments and disagreements can actually provide opportunity for growth? Here's why.

When Your Loved One Has a Drinking Problem

Talking to a friend or family member about her alcohol problem can be difficult. Here's help in saying the right thing.

Letting Go of Your Teen: Why It's Important

He craves more independence, but you aren't ready to give up control. Unfortunately, this kind of interference on your part can endanger your child's development, among other things.

How to Deal With Your Ex During Special Occasions

Here are 10 strategies to help you handle parties, dinners, or school plays in which your ex is also a guest.

5 Life Lessons to Share With Teens

Now that you're older and wiser, you may want to pass on what you've learned to the teens in your life.

6 Common Pet-Training Mistakes

Don't wait too long. Start training when your pet is young, and he'll be less likely to develop behavioral problems as time goes on.

Be Prepared for Unexpected Health Expenses

If you're living with a chronic health condition, being monetarily prepared in the event of a medical emergency is the key to avoiding financial disaster.

Could Your Partner Have Alexithymia?

This little-known personality trait may be causing an emotional disconnect between you and your spouse. Here's how to spot it, and how to reconnect again.

Sex Secrets: The Male G-Spot

Research suggests a small gland may provide great sexual stimulation for men.

Telling Your Kids You Have Cancer

Revealing your diagnosis to your kids can be frightening, for you as well as for them. Here are some guidelines for healthy family communication.

IUI or IVF: Which Should You Try?

If you're having difficulty conceiving naturally, two common procedures can increase your chances. See which one is better for you.

What to Do if Your Pet Has Fleas

Fleas are more than just an itchy nuisance; they can create real health problems. Here are the facts you need.

What's the Deal With Bromances?

Your man is developing a deep, nonsexual bond with another man. Most likely, that's a good thing! Here's why.

5 Reasons Sex Is Better After 50

Here are some reasons you'll want to get between the sheets, and linger a little longer, too.

Can Maca Supplements Improve Your Love Life?

Maca, better known as Peruvian ginseng, is purported to be an aphrodisiac. But can it really make you perform better in bed?

Be Smart About Sex (at Any Age)

Adults ages 50 and older are at an increased risk for STDs. Here's what you need to know to avoid catching or spreading serious diseases.
 
 

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