RELATIONSHIP RESEARCH

Offering Support to A Depressed Partner

Offering Support to A Depressed Partner

It can be tempting to pull back when your romantic partner shows signs of depression or is depressed, but according to new University of Alberta research the more love you…

How to Respond to A Depressed Ex

How to Respond to A Depressed Ex

Dealing with someone suffering with depression can be difficult, especially when their depression is creating all sorts of problems in your relationship. Sometimes knowing how your response helps or worsens the…

Men Women Brains No Different Big Data Says

Men Women Brains No Different Big Data Says

A research study at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science has debunked the widely-held belief that the hippocampus, a crucial part of the brain that consolidates new memories and…

Can Someone Get Over Their Ex So Quickly?

Can Someone Get Over Their Ex So Quickly?

Can someone get over an ex immediately after a break-up? Yes, especially if he or she had emotionally “moved on” even while you were still in the relationship. This usually…

Selfless Men Have A Better Chance With Women

Selfless Men Have A Better Chance With Women

In the new study, researchers found that women reported men as being more attractive when the guys were paired with a scenario showing them doing something kind, generous or heroic,…

Public Displays of Affection: Yea or Nay?

Public Displays of Affection: Yea or Nay?

Bad news for anyone who regularly uses the phrase ‘Get a room!’ Public Displays of Affection (PDAs) look set to soar in 2010 — and it’s not just moonstruck teens…

What Committed to a Relationship Means

What Committed to a Relationship Means

“When people say, ‘I’m committed to my relationship,’ they can mean two things,” said study co-author Benjamin Karney, a professor of psychology and co-director of the Relationship Institute at UCLA….