Love, Sex, and Relationship Health News

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12/5/2017
12/1/2017
Relationship Status and Dementia

Married people may have a lower risk of dementia, new study finds.

11/30/2017
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Kidney Failure Can Isolate Young Patients

Relationships and employment often suffer, study finds

10/20/2017
Oral Sex Plus Smoking a Cancer Danger for Men

Risk of head and neck tumors tied to HPV infection jumps to 15 percent for this group, study finds

10/13/2017
Men Often Happier With Their 'Bromance' Than Their Romance

In small study, most felt more comfortable sharing emotions, resolving problems with a male buddy

10/12/2017
Hearing Loss Can Challenge Relationships

It can trigger feelings of frustration, guilt and isolation -- for patients and those who love them

10/10/2017
Marriage and Heart Health

Relationship status may affect men's heart health, study finds

10/9/2017
Remaining 'In the Closet' at Work Stresses Gay Couples

Men had more negative consequences by staying quiet

9/29/2017
Your Sociability May Hinge on 'Love Hormone'

Oxytocin confers evolutionary advantages, study finds

8/31/2017
6 in 10 of America's Single Guys 'Take Responsibility' for Contraception

Most rely on condoms, but use of another method has doubled, study finds

8/29/2017
Marriage a Blessing for Heart Attack Patients

They have better survival than divorced or single patients, research shows

8/22/2017
He Complains She Shops Too Much -- And Marriage Suffers

Study finds one spouse's views on the other's spending can bring conflict that undermines relationship

8/15/2017
Date Nights for Overbooked Parents

Make it more than a movie, experts say

8/7/2017
'Loneliness Epidemic' Called a Major Public Health Threat

Social isolation tied to increased risk for premature death, research suggests

8/7/2017
Relationship Status Impacts Health

Outweighing wealth, social class and IQ

8/1/2017
Young Cancer Survivors Struggle to Resume Social Activities

Strains on finances, relationships and life plans take a toll, researchers find

7/27/2017
'Super Moms' and 'Super Dads': Work-Home Conflicts Affect Both Genders

'We need to bring men into the conversation,' researcher says

7/24/2017
Is Kissing Etiquette 'Hardwired?'

Study finds most people turn their head to the right before they pucker up

7/21/2017
Most Murdered U.S. Women Killed By Husbands, Boyfriends, Exes

Federal report on decade of statistics shows over half of deaths were caused by intimate partners

7/18/2017
Women Driven to Be Thinner When Husband Is Hot

But study finds the dynamic doesn't work the other way around

7/14/2017
After Couples Fight, Making Up Differs for Him and Her

Females prefer sincere apologies while males opt for sex

7/6/2017
Laughter May Be a Serious Evolutionary Tool

Chuckling together might have helped humans form social groups, researchers say

6/29/2017
For Many, Friends Are Key to Happiness in Old Age

These relationships may even outstrip family when it comes to well-being, study suggests

6/16/2017
Happy Marriage, Healthier Spouses

Nurturing each other translates to nurturing your health

6/9/2017
Bed Partner Often Fuels Loved One's Insomnia

Well-intentioned tips to encourage better sleep often backfire, study finds

6/1/2017
Advocating for a Loved One

The many facets of caregiving

6/1/2017
MS-Related Brain Changes May Affect Social Skills

Study might explain why some multiple sclerosis patients stop understanding what others are feeling

5/18/2017
Was It Love at First Smell?

Sight isn't the only sense involved in attraction to others, new research says

5/15/2017
'Female Viagra' May Lift a Younger Woman's Libido

But a pill might not address all the issues facing women who've lost their sex drive, researcher says

5/8/2017
Is Early Puberty in Girls a Risk Factor for Dating Abuse?

Study suggests a link, but those who mature more slowly are also at risk for physical or verbal violence

5/3/2017
The Family That Eats Together, Benefits

Fun alternatives can also strengthen family ties

4/28/2017
Happy Mom Means Less Colicky Baby

Mothers' support system also seems to have protective effect, study suggests

4/20/2017
What to Know About Online Dating Sites

Always proceed with caution when looking for love in cyberspace

4/10/2017
These 5 Life Skills Can Boost Your Odds of Well-Being

People with these traits more likely to be healthier, less lonely and more financially stable, study finds

3/22/2017
Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse

Rates of PTSD and depression are higher, but so too are liver problems and back pain, study finds

3/10/2017
The Secret to a Good Sex Life Is …

Affection: It's the cuddling, whispering secrets afterwards that boost contentedness, study finds

3/7/2017
More Sleep Time, Less Play Time in America's Bedrooms

Biggest drop in sexual activity seen for those married or living together, survey finds

3/6/2017
Your Sex Life May Work Wonders for Your Work Life

Employees in better mood the next day, leading to more work engagement and job satisfaction, study contends

3/2/2017
Keep an Eye Out for Eating Disorders in Loved Ones

If you suspect someone has a problem, be careful not to shame or criticize, eating disorder expert says

2/22/2017
Spoiler Alert! Most People Don't Want to Know the Future

Part of the concern: worry over pending unpleasant events, study found

2/21/2017
After Wives Suffer Stroke, Husbands Adapt to Caregiving Role

Small study reveals men's day-to-day successes and struggles in caring for disabled spouse