Latest Friendship Stories

2011-01-20 10:36:45

Married people may think they communicate well with their partners, but psychologists have found that they don’t always convey messages to their loved ones as well as they think — and in some cases, the spouses communicate no better than strangers.

2011-01-06 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost all new year's resolutions have to do with a search for happiness, health and success - the simple, all in one solution is your circle of friends. Research has proven that friendship increases not only quality of life, but longevity.

2010-11-19 10:02:58

Contrary to expectations, new evidence shows that unrelated male macaques in the wild form close and stable social partnerships with select males in their groups.

2010-10-28 21:54:27

Race may not be as important as previously thought in determining who buddies up with whom.

2010-10-26 08:30:00

CINCINNATI, Oct. 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- While fatherhood is a major developmental period for all men, a recent study reveals the extent to which younger fathers have a more difficult time transitioning into the role, specifically as it relates to maintaining their health and friendships.

2010-10-19 16:51:08

In the United States, friends often share intimate details of their lives and problems.

2010-08-25 13:27:21

College students are less likely to let their female friends engage in risky sexual behavior after a night of drinking alcohol.

2010-08-17 09:34:00

JERICHO, N.Y., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Friendship Dairies, renowned purveyor of high-quality cottage cheese and sour cream, launches a fully-integrated advertising campaign designed to convey the delicious all natural ingredients for which Friendship is known.

2010-08-16 15:30:38

Adults who have Internet access at home are much more likely to be in romantic relationships than adults without Internet access.

2010-06-08 11:46:06

Contrary to popular belief, the ups and downs of romantic relationships have a greater effect on the mental health of young men than women.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.