Love, Sex, and Relationship Health News

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6/4/2007
Marriage of Great Benefit to the Depressed

It provides a big boost to their emotional health, study finds

5/17/2007
Couples Often Share Risk for Problem Drinking

Study finds 'like marries like,' although alcohol abuse isn't inevitable

3/5/2007
Intimate Partner Abuse Affects Broad Spectrum of Ages

Study finds 4% of women aged 65 and older reported mistreatment within past 5 years

2/22/2007
It Pays to Be Picky in Love

Speed-dating singles who liked everyone were rejected as 'desperate,' study found

2/12/2007
A Valentine to the Lovelorn

Romance experts offer tips to make sure next year's holiday is sweeter, sexier

2/5/2007
4 in 10 Kids See Adult Material Online: Study

Online filters can delay exposure, experts say

12/20/2006
Lizard Love a Truly Singular Sensation

Female Komodo dragons don't need males to reproduce, researchers find

12/13/2006
Women Still Chief Household Organizers: U.K. Study

Findings suggest health promotions should target them and not men

9/28/2006
Married Parents Show Better Mental Health

Study found higher rates of depression, violence among unmarried couples

5/9/2006
Pheromones Point to Sexual Orientation

Lesbians respond differently than heterosexual women, researchers find

4/19/2006
Sexual Equality May Bring Better Sex

Satisfaction in the bedroom is lower in male-dominated societies, study finds

3/28/2006
Loneliness Boosts Blood Pressure in Older Adults

It may equal obesity as a risk factor for hypertension, researchers say

3/19/2006
Study Looks at All the Lonely People

Over a third of adults -- especially 40-somethings -- feel alone, research reveals

3/3/2006
Hard Marriages Can Harden Arteries

Study finds hostility, controlling behaviors can affect heart health

2/14/2006
Love for Others May Bring Rewards

Caring for less fortunate goes hand-in-hand with strong romantic relationships, survey finds

2/13/2006
Valentine's Day Not for Lovers Only

It's a good time to show affection toward children, experts advise

2/9/2006
Till Your Snoring Do Us Part

Nighttime noise puts a strain on marriage, ongoing study reveals

1/9/2006
Designer Genes: Women May Stray When Ovulation Peaks

Study suggests infidelity could be part of evolutionary call for desirable mates

12/22/2005
Emotional Pain of Divorce Lingers Long After Split

Study finds levels of happiness don't return to what's reported before breakup

12/5/2005
Marital Squabbles Can Harm Your Health

Conflict-related stress damages wound-healing ability, study finds

10/19/2005
Hormone Linked to Aggression in Mice

Research might yield insights into treatment for autism, experts say

9/29/2005
Married Women Report More Sexual Woes Than Singles

But new U.K. survey finds the opposite is true for men

9/25/2005
When Job Ups Blood Pressure, Spouse Can Help

Loving support helps beat stress-linked hypertension, study finds

8/25/2005
Health Tip: The Impact of Divorce on Your Children

Don't involve them in parental disputes

8/11/2005
Many Dads Unknowingly Raising Others' Kids

Increase in paternity testing reveals 1 in 25 men raising children not their own, study says

8/3/2005
Stopping STDs in Their Tracks

Giving infected people antibiotics for their partners cut rate of re-transmission

7/29/2005
My Genes Love Your Genes

Common DNA may bring unrelated individuals together, study suggests

6/10/2005
Love Is the Drug...

Passion is born in the brain's addiction center, study finds

5/31/2005
Complicated Grief Complicated to Treat

New therapy that combines depression and PTSD techniques works, study finds

5/28/2005
Lust Strikes Both Genders Daily

Men and women have frequent thoughts of sexual desire, survey finds

5/23/2005
Loving Partners Help Men Battle Prostate Cancer

Relationships enhance patient's quality of life, study finds

5/1/2005
Men's Social Status Linked to Heart Disease

Researchers find isolation can affect inflammation marker

4/21/2005
Sizing Up That 'Look of Love'

A stranger's gaze may mean a lot, a new study says

3/31/2005
Science Discovers Where Trust Begins

Hint: It may have something to do with love

3/16/2005
Oysters May Be an Aphrodisiac After All

But one expert says their power in the bedroom not proven yet

2/17/2005
Health Tip: Deal With Grief

So healing can begin

2/14/2005
I Love You, You're Just Like Me

Shared traits help couples celebrate Valentine's Day for life, study finds

2/13/2005
Love Your Teeth This Valentine's Day

Kiss tooth trouble goodbye with these expert tips

1/26/2005
Crickets Help Explain Attractive Mating

Researchers study why females fall for good looks

1/4/2005
Morning-After Pill Doesn't Alter Sexual Behavior

Infections, pregnancies, rate of use same without prescription

12/26/2004
Chocolate: A Boon for the Libido and the Heart

Research suggests it packs some surprising health benefits

12/21/2004
Study Refutes Notion That Death Takes a Holiday

No spike or drop in cancer deaths seen around Christmas or birthdays

12/21/2004
Ill Loved Ones Deserve Special Care During Holidays

Listening to their needs, wants may be best gift you can give them

12/20/2004
'Tis the Season to De-Stress

Holidays can bring jangled nerves or jingle bells, experts say

12/17/2004
Do Hungry Guys Prefer Heftier Gals?

Study suggests men's tastes change before, after meals

12/15/2004
Study Looks at Link Between Alcohol, Spouse Abuse

Violence can continue years after drinking subsides, research says

12/2/2004
FDA Panel Votes Against Testosterone Patch for Women

Says there's not enough safety data to support approving treatment for those with diminished sex drives

11/19/2004
Obesity a Major Obstacle to Good Sex Life

Extra weight depletes desire, performance, study finds

11/15/2004
Social Support Systems Help Abused Children

A stable environment protects against depression, study says

11/5/2004
Unsafe Sex Common Among Those With HIV

Study finds 23% of patients still engage in the practice