RELATIONSHIP RESEARCH

Synchronizing Increases Social Bonding

Synchronizing Increases Social Bonding

Uh-Oh! You got to try this one…. If you haven’t been following the research on synchronization and social bonding, the gist of it is that when people synchronize their movements together they seem…

Disengagement Harmful To Relationships

Disengagement Harmful To Relationships

Disengagement in relationships can be harmful says researcher Keith Sanford, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor University’s College of Arts & Sciences. Two of the most common…

Facebook Has Real Life Consequences

Facebook Has Real Life Consequences

Unfriending someone on Facebook may be as easy as clicking a button, but a new study from the University of Colorado Denver shows the repercussions often reach far beyond cyberspace….

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….

Curvy Women Like A Drug To Men's Brains

Curvy Women Like A Drug To Men’s Brains

Men like curvaceous women. No news there, right? Wrong. Daily Mail reported a study that reveals that women with curvy hips and smaller waists are to men as beer is…

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…

Use Long Distance to Connect Emotionally

Use Long Distance to Connect Emotionally

Does long distance make it harder to get back your ex? Yes and no. While your chances dramatically increase with more dates and spending time together, you can still get…

Does Your Relationship Need More Sex?

Does Your Relationship Need More Sex?

More sex may not always make you happier, according to new research published by the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. “Although more frequent sex is associated with greater happiness,…

Blindsided, Emotional Cues Study Findings

Blindsided, Emotional Cues Study Findings

Even the happiest couples in exclusive relationships are sometimes clueless when it comes to reading signs that their partner is not happy, is hiding dissatisfaction, disappointment, frustration anger etc. New…