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Want a robust marriage? Give your partner occasional hugs, kisses

Go ahead and give your partner a hug, kiss or cuddle while you catch some action on streaming platforms like Netflix.
The study particularly looked at the effects of non-sexual intimate touch -- for example, hugging, holding hands or cuddling on the couch, rather than actions intended to lead to sex.(Unsplash)
The study particularly looked at the effects of non-sexual intimate touch -- for example, hugging, holding hands or cuddling on the couch, rather than actions intended to lead to sex.(Unsplash)
Updated on Apr 28, 2020 06:40 PM IST
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New York | By Indo Asian News Service

First baby can spark jealousy in anxious parents

Expectant parents, please take note. You must address relationship anxiety before the first baby is born as researchers have revealed that a new child can spark feelings of jealousy in couples.
First baby can spark jealousy in anxious parents.(Unsplash)
First baby can spark jealousy in anxious parents.(Unsplash)
Updated on Mar 05, 2020 02:17 PM IST
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New York | By Indo Asian News Service

Here’s what happens to people who use dating apps

Compulsive use was measured by asking participants how much they agreed with statements like “I am unable to reduce the amount of time I spend on dating apps.”
Participants were 269 undergraduate students with the experience of using one or more dating apps.(Unsplash)
Participants were 269 undergraduate students with the experience of using one or more dating apps.(Unsplash)
Updated on Sep 08, 2019 01:12 PM IST
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Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.

Here’s what people who use dating-apps compulsively have in common

According to findings published by the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, people who use dating apps on their phones are more prone to loneliness and social anxiety.
Socially anxious participants preferred to meet and talk to potential dating partners online rather than in person.(Unsplash)
Socially anxious participants preferred to meet and talk to potential dating partners online rather than in person.(Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 02, 2019 08:34 AM IST
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Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.

One night stand deepens emotional bond

Sex may set the stage for deepening the emotional connection between strangers. This holds true for both men and women.
Sex may set the stage for deepening the emotional connection between strangers.(Unsplash)
Sex may set the stage for deepening the emotional connection between strangers.(Unsplash)
Updated on Jan 12, 2019 02:32 PM IST
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Open relationships can be just as satisfying as monogamous ones

Being in an open relationship or in a monogamous relationship makes no difference in happiness levels, even though non-monogamous relationships are stigmatised, says a new study.
In consensual, non-monogamous relationships, partners agree to engage in multiple sexual or romantic relationships.(Shutterstock)
In consensual, non-monogamous relationships, partners agree to engage in multiple sexual or romantic relationships.(Shutterstock)
Updated on Jun 30, 2018 02:21 PM IST
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Asian News International | By HT Correspondent

Arguing in front of your children can cause them anxiety, trust issues

Parents beware. If you are expressing your conflicts in front of your children, you may be harming them with lasting damages, a new study suggests.
Parents who emotionally abuse their children do them lasting damage, among other things by undermining their ability to trust others and accurately read their emotions. (Shutterstock)
Parents who emotionally abuse their children do them lasting damage, among other things by undermining their ability to trust others and accurately read their emotions. (Shutterstock)
Updated on Mar 29, 2018 05:51 PM IST
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