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2011-08-17 13:19:15

The importance of friendship in romantic love and the time it takes to perceive falling in love are two key differences in how residents in the US, Lithuania and Russia see romantic love, according to a study recently published in Cross-Cultural Research, a SAGE journal. The study examined how men and women defined romantic love through the use of surveys and used the results to find some commonalities and differences among the countries. Researchers found that residents of all three...

2011-08-16 05:30:00

LONDON, August 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Soppy guys fall in love faster and more often than women, new research suggests. Most men say they know whether they are in love after just one date and the rest are likely to know within three. Nearly a quarter said they had believed in love at first sight and knew whether a girl was 'the one' within seconds. Women, on the other hand, are more indecisive on the issue, consulting with friends and family and waiting at...

2011-08-15 15:28:09

Four new studies by researchers at the University at Buffalo have found that when a woman's goal is to be romantically desirable, she distances herself from academic majors and activities related to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The studies, funded in part by the National Science Foundation, were undertaken to determine why women, who have made tremendous progress in education and the workplace over the past few decades, continue to be underrepresented at the highest...

2011-05-23 09:13:00

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The book 'Where's My Edward?' is a heartfelt peer into the world of romance and love behind the wildly popular Twilight series by a best-selling Christian author who has written two successful books on dating and relationships. "Using the Twilight series as our reference point and the Bible as our standard of truth, each chapter of this book is designed to offer solid advice and sound answers to your most pressing love-related uncertainties...

2011-04-01 06:00:00

TORONTO, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlequin Enterprises Limited, a global leader in series romance and one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, announced today the release of seven special Royal Wedding eBook novellas to celebrate the April wedding of the decade between Prince William and Kate Middleton. The Royal Weddings collection features an intriguing mix of historical fact and fiction that centers around seven real-life royal weddings from the twelfth to the...

2011-03-19 00:00:28

Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil's book Make Up Don't Break Up with accompanying DVD Falling in Love and Staying in Love wins Reader's Choce Award for Best Dating Book 2010. Readers looking for love and couples searching for ways to keep their love alive discover tools to communicate, listen, and develop authentic emotional intimacy through this favorite dating book. Make Up Don't Break Up discusses cutting edge ways to "cheat proof" a marriage, and heal childhood wounds within a relationship. New...

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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...

2011-02-16 07:20:00

ALDERGROVE, British Columbia, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Relationship break-up is at an all-time high, with more and more couples saying they are splitting up because they have fallen out of love. Very timely for Valentine's Day, author Martin VanWoudenberg puts this issue on center stage in his newly published book. He offers a new approach to romance, which most people will, at first, raise their eyebrows on, but eventually acquiesce. For those who don't know How To Fake Romance, this...

2011-02-11 11:13:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From swashbuckling, sensitive pirates to sexy, self-sacrificing vampires, romance novels and many other forms of popular culture emphasize the power of love to make all things turn out right, in the end. Romance fiction sales are expected to top $1.35 billion when the final figures are tallied for 2010, with nearly 75 million Americans reading at least one romance novel a year, according to Romance Writers of America. "Given...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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