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relationships

Here's Why So Many People Stay Friends with Their Exes

Researchers found that individuals' reasons for staying connected with a previous partners could be boiled down to four common themes.
Kimberly Lawson
8.11.17
relationships

The Number of Sexual Partners People Want Their Lovers to Have

In a study published last month investigating how sexual history affects a person's attractiveness, researchers determined that both men and women still care about the number of sexual partners a potential mate has had, but the number can vary.
Kimberly Lawson
12.3.16
Broadly

People Describe the Moment They Knew Their Relationship Was Doomed

"One day I realized that even though he had won on 'Jeopardy' once, he was still so dumb."
Leah Carroll
8.4.16
NSFW

How to Make Sex and Relationships Work When Only One of You Is Kinky

"The dude who once said he had no interest in roleplay or BDSM whatsoever actually surprised me by building a dungeon in our basement while I was out of town."
Sophie Saint Thomas
1.31.16
Features

Unity Floors Think You Should Give Women’s Golf a Chance

Half the band is missing but they’re not letting it get to them.
Todd Andrews
11.28.15
Stuff

Having Sex with a Bunch of People Might Save the Institution of Marriage

At least that's what the founder of the polyamory site OpenMinded.com believes.
Toby McCasker
6.30.15
Stuff

I Sent Everyone I've Ever Had Sex with a Survey to Find Out How Good I Am in Bed

Apparently I'm a bit "ferocious," but I give great head.
Emily Reynolds
4.2.15
Stuff

Talking To a Cheating Site About Why People Cheat

It's because everyone is so damn insecure.
Wendy Syfret
2.13.15
Stuff

'Dry Sex' Is the African Sexual Health Issue No One’s Talking About

South African women are using dangerous methods to dry out their vaginas to increase pleasure for their partners, but the practice is compounding HIV risks.
Wendy Syfret
12.2.14
Stuff

Shut the Hell Up About My Open Relationship

I'm in an open relationship—this means the person spooning me to sleep at night is not always my boyfriend. Of the issues we face as a pair, I’d say the most annoying one is knowing that, after divulging our relationship choices, it is the only thing...
Monica Heisey
6.7.13