relationships

mental health

Dating With Bipolar Can Be an Exhausting Cycle of Intensity and Bailing

Here's how to not let it get in the way of your relationships.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
5 hours ago
SEX

Being a Single Mother Made Me Embrace the Sex Drive I Thought Was Dead

Newly single moms can be horny as hell. I can testify.
Sarah Bregel
a day ago
love

Gloriously Petty Man Dumped 48 Years Ago Finally Opening Present From Ex

He’s planning to sell tickets to the opening.
Mack Lamoureux
a day ago
relationships

The Psychology of Commitment Phobia

Here’s what it means if the idea of being in a relationship freaks you out.
Nick Keppler
11.10.18
relationships

The Emotional Impact of Having Sex With an Ex Isn't Always Bad

Hookups between former partners are surprisingly common, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.9.18
Sex

Being Good in Bed Is Tied to an Unexpected Personality Trait

People who rate high in conscientiousness have fewer sexual problems and more satisfying sex lives, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.7.18
relationships

Some People Stay In Dead-End Relationships Because They're Too Nice

People who believed their partners really wanted the relationship to work were less likely to initiate a break up.
Jesse Hicks
11.3.18
SEX

When You’re a Sexologist Sex Is Work But You Also Have Two-Hour Orgasms

We spoke to Juliet Allen about redefining how we do and talk about sex.
Laura Borrowdale
10.29.18
Secret Love

What It's Like to Date in a Place Where Even Sitting Too Close is Illegal

Young couples need to keep their relationships secret and an eye out for the Sharia police in Indonesia's Aceh province.
Hendri Abik
10.26.18
relationships

Here’s Why Cold Weather Drives Single People Into Relationships

We asked a sex researcher to explain the psychology of cuffing season.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
10.26.18
polyamory

We Went to a Polyamory Event and Learned What a 'Polycule' Is

The organisers of Polyday think it's the biggest non-monogamy event in Europe, and tried to match that scale with a raft of talks and workshops.
Sophie Hemery
10.24.18
Culture

It Doesn't Matter Why Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson Broke Up

Ariana Grande has been through the ringer this year. Let’s give her some peace.
Kara Weisenstein
10.16.18