marriage

hard data

Most People Want to Change Who Initiates Sex in Their Relationship

These are the most effective ways you or your partner can take the lead.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.24.18
hard data

Monogamy May Be Even More Difficult For Women Than it Is For Men

Experts are challenging long-held ideas about gender and fidelity.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.19.18
relationships

This Is Why People Cheat

Here’s where to start if you’re dealing with infidelity.
Gery Karantzas
7.18.18
Sex

Trying Not to Think About Sex Just Makes You Think About Sex More

Teaching people their sexual thoughts are “dirty” or “impure” has problematic consequences.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
6.14.18
Sex

Psychopaths May Have an Evolutionary Advantage

As uncomfortable as the thought may be, traits that assist in reproduction tend to get passed on.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
5.18.18
hard data

This Is the Most Common Reason People Have Sex

And it doesn't change as we age.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
4.3.18
psychedelics

I Used MDMA to Communicate Better in My Marriage

Some experts say it could be a valuable tool for couples' therapy.
Grant Stoddard
3.8.18
hard data

There's No Such Thing as Love at First Sight

There's only lust.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
1.4.18
relationships

Marriage Makes People Happier, New Study Finds

The effects lasted well into old age.
Jesse Hicks
12.27.17
mental health

Ayahuasca Helped Me Get Over My Divorce

"I asked the shaman, 'What can I do?' He said, 'Nothing. You must cry. You’re cleaning out your mind and soul.'”
Andres Adasme Tapia
11.27.17
Sex

Seven Things to Know About Having Sex While Pregnant

For one thing, how you orgasm might change.
Debby Herbenick
11.16.17
relationships

Sometimes Cheating Can Make a Relationship Stronger

A couples therapist explains why some marriages end and others grow stronger after an affair.
Mike Zimmerman
10.25.17