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2011-04-11 00:00:37

Charlie Sheen and Chris Brown are the new poster boys for bad behavior. Imago Therapist Dr. Ben Cohen explains why anger is the acceptable emotion to express, and what underlies verbal and physical outbursts. "If people would try to understand the true and authentic feelings behind anger, there would be less reactivity, and more empathy developed in work and personal relationships," Cohen explains. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 9, 2011 First Charlie Sheen publicly fleeces the producer of his...

2011-03-30 07:56:57

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ Brain growth in babies is linked to the amount of time and energy mothers "Ëœinvest', according to this study. The study of 128 mammal species, including humans, shows that brain growth in babies is determined by the duration of pregnancy and how long they suckle. The Durham University research concludes that the longer the pregnancy and breastfeeding period in mammals, the bigger the baby's brain grows. The researchers say the findings reinforce the...

2011-03-25 19:09:27

How does your best friend feel when people act needy? Or, about people being dishonest? What do they think when others seem uncomfortable in social situations? According to an upcoming study in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, if you don't know "“ your relationship may pay a price. There are lots of ways to know someone's personality. You can say "she's an extrovert" or "she's usually happy." You may also know how he or she reacts to...

2011-03-23 14:32:14

Having sex for the first time can improve or degrade your self-image depending on whether you are male or female, according to Penn State researchers. On average, college-age males become more satisfied with their appearance after first intercourse, whereas college-age females become slightly less satisfied. "We're not talking about 12-year-old girls having sex, so it's striking that even among these young women -- who are 17 or older when they first had sex -- their images of themselves went...

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2011-03-09 09:52:30

Researchers have found that romance begins to fall flat after 36-months into a relationship, where couples begin to take each other for granted, argue ever more and lose their sexual appetite. The oft-quoted "Ëœseven-year itch' has become a "Ëœthree-year glitch' because of the pressures of modern life, Reuters is reporting. Couples admitted that they enjoy a third as much sex than newer couples and 55 percent told researchers that they have to schedule time together for...

2011-02-10 20:54:22

Romantic relationships often start out as enjoyable or even exciting, but sometimes may become routine and boring. A Wayne State University study reveals that dating couples that integrate other couples into their social lives are more likely to have happy and satisfying romantic relationships. Richard B. Slatcher, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology in WSU's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a resident of Birmingham, Mich., specializes in social and health psychology. His recent...

2011-02-10 09:14:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Smooching, snogging, sucking face, swapping spit, tonsil hockey...no matter what the alias, kissing is universally recognized as a sign of affection. And just in time for Valentine's Day, HowStuffWorks.com exposes all including how to get (and give) a perfect pucker, key muscles, other biological stuff related to kissing and even a glimpse at the strange stuff we smooch, like the Blarney Stone. If your current status is "single," you'll still want...

2011-02-08 12:05:00

CINCINNATI, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Love and science have always had a special relationship, spanning from concocting ancient potions and continuing right through online compatibility computer matching services. Today couples seem more willing than ever to explore exactly where their romantic chemistry comes from, including an ever expanding line of products developed to extend intimacy long after honeymoon photos have been filed away. In 2011 "couple chemistry" is still big business,...

2011-02-03 08:20:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlequin, the global leader in series romance and one of the world's leading publishers of reading entertainment for women, today submitted a patent application (61438360) for the "Essential Romantic Kiss" to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (Patent Pending). To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/patentyourkiss/48451 "If love makes the world go 'round, then a kiss...

2011-01-29 00:01:52

Dr. Debra Laino, a board certified clinical sexologist and practicing sex therapist, says the increased wear and tear on our busy schedules has taken a toll on American's sex lives, and she sees the evidence every day in the growing number of new patients seeking her counsel to help them overcome the stress and anxiety that sap sexual desire. Laino, who is a featured columnist in Sex Appeal magazine and is frequently heard on Playboy Radio, says the mental strife caused by higher levels of...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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