relationships

VICE Guide to Life

5 People Give Dating Advice to Their Younger Selves

Writers Marie Lodi Andreakos, Tasbeeh Herwees, Muna Mire, Krista Burton, and Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard weigh on in the love lessons they would have appreciated hearing early on in their romantic careers.
Amy Rose Spiegel
5 hours ago
mental health

Breaking Up with a Depressed Partner Doesn't Make You a Bad Person

When my partner Max was struggling with depression, I tried to be everything to him—but sometimes, you need to let the people you love seek professional help on their own.
Shanti Das
9.13.18
Culture

You Should Be So Lucky to Have a Relationship Like Scully and Mulder

"The X-Files" has fascinated viewers with alien conspiracies for 25 years, but it was the love between the show's wildly different protagonists that kept us captivated.
Diana Tourjée
9.13.18
Sex

Orgasms Can Relieve Hiccups, Migraines, and Help Men Live Longer

And, shocker, there's scarce research on what they do for women.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.11.18
Sex

How to Tell Someone They Made You Feel Uncomfortable During Sex

Here’s a therapist's script for how to talk about it.
Callie Little
9.11.18
University

The Dos and Donts of Being in a Relationship When Starting Uni

A handy guide for coupled-up freshers.
Emma Garland
9.8.18
loneliness

Actually Talking to People May Be More Meaningful Than You Think

"It's not so much that technology and nonverbal communication is bad, but that verbal communication is unique."
Glynis Ratcliffie DON'T USE
9.7.18
relationships

The Stuff I Regret Giving to My Ex

Books, cats, herpes... stop giving shit to people! Keep it for yourself!
Daisy Jones
9.6.18
Dating

How to Tell if You're Dating a Narcissist

The signs aren’t always as obvious as most people think.
Jessica Dore
9.4.18
relationships

These Are the Lies People Tell Each Other Most Often on Dating Apps

All of them could be categorized into one of two distinct types.
David Markowitz
9.2.18
hard data

We Fantasise About Our Romantic Partners More Than Anyone Else

By contrast, fewer than one in ten people say they fantasize frequently about celebrities, porn stars, politicians, or other famous people.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.1.18
SEX

I Was a Jealous Partner Until I Went on a Swingers Vacation

If you told me a year ago that I'd watch my husband get a blowjob from a stranger and not feel jealous, I'd have laughed in your face.
Erica Garza
8.31.18