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8 Relationship Myths

Published on-line by Jessica Chou in Refinery29 on August 6, 2015. http://www.refinery29.com/relationship-myths Jessica Chou has drawn on the wonderful writings of Esther Perel to put these myths and truths in a nice list.   Perel is a psychologist who specializes in relationships and sexuality. Mythical Origins: “Remember your most important job is to build up and …

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Exercise Before Sex Cuts Antidepressants’ Sexual Side Effects for Women

Investigators at the University of Texas at Austin found that a brief, moderate strength and cardiovascular exercise regimen preceding sexual activity was associated with improvement in sexual desire and significantly improved sexual functioning in women with more severe sexual dysfunction related to antidepressants. Previous studies suggested that exercise has the potential to improve sexual function …

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Women and Affairs….

From Psychology Today… “…Interestingly, the reasons men and women engage in relationship infidelity are often quite different, with each gender’s motivations generally paralleling our basic understanding of male and female sexuality. In short, women are usually interested in sex that includes (or at least hints at) some sort of emotional or relationship connection, while men are typically seeking a …

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Exercise is as good or better than SSRI Medication for Common Depression!

Research has once again confirmed that persons suffering from most common forms of depression are helped as much by regular exercise as they are by  SRRi anti-depressants.   In fact, people who exercise regularly are less likely to suffer relapse after 10 months (a return of the depression), compared with people who take the pills. …

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“The Truth Will Set You Free, but First it Will Piss You Off”

… and other quotes by Gloria Steinem: “A pedestal is as much a prison as any small, confined space.” “Childbirth is more admirable than conquest, more amazing than self-defense, and as courageous as either one.” “From pacifist to terrorist, each person condemns violence – and then adds one cherished case in which it may be …

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From Romantic To Mature Love: Giving Up Your Unrealistic Romantic Beliefs

Almost all couples start with a sharing romantic love. Romantic love that sees the partner as a perfect match, as being “just the right one”, as being magically connected.  This is a heady and exhilarating time. The hope of romantic love is that it will last a lifetime. It never does, although elements of it …

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