Intimacy

Forget Conscious Uncoupling, How About We Try Conscious Coupling?

Claire Brummell | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Brummell

Conscious coupling is about being conscious about whether you want a relationship, what are the important values for your ideal partner to have and what kind of relationship are you looking for?  Are you just interested in something casual?  Do you want a long-term partnership?

Can a Person Really Change?

Claire Brummell | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Brummell

The more I've become the kind of woman I want to be, both in and out of a relationship, the man in my life has become even more of the kind of man that I really appreciate...and he was pretty amazing to begin with!

Not Now Darling, I've Got Painful Joints...

Alan Silman | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alan Silman

For someone with arthritis who is living with pain and stiffness in their joints, it's not just a matter of finding the time. Imagine how difficult it would be to maintain intimacy with your partner if, having a hug, sleeping next to someone at night or going for a walk was excruciatingly painful.

Why ED Was the Best Thing to Happen to My Intimacy

Michael J. Russer | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Michael J. Russer

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is the best thing to happen to me and my intimacy. There, I said it. Actually, I say it a lot. On radio, TV, print, online and occasionally gatherings (it's a great way to quiet a room down if things get rowdy).

Why Channel 4's 'Sex Box' Is Worse Than Seedy Porn

Frank Furedi | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Frank Furedi

Sex Box is actually worse than banal pornography because it masquerades as a public service project. In reality it is integral to a reality entertainment industry that has contributed to the consolidation of a culture that continually incites audiences to embrace the disclosure of intimate thoughts.

Four Steps to Having 'Curl Your Toes' Sex in Marriage

Dr. Corey Allan | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Corey Allan

If there is one area that needs to be more openly discussed among married couples, it's this one... sex. It is easy to believe that no one else has difficulties with this subject. That other couples are having exciting, passionate, 'swinging from the chandeliers' sex every time. Fact is, you couldn't be further from the truth.

Monogamy Is Dead

Louise van der Velde | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louise van der Velde

The controversial truth is that the state of marriage - and, more importantly, the monogamy it entails - isn't really working for most people in today's society... the sad reality is that many people simply cannot live up to the expectations of life and sex with a single partner.

Men Need Bedtime Cuddles More Than Women

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It's long been thought that women are the most demanding when it comes to bedtime cuddles, while men prefer to roll over and fall asleep. But new rese...

The Break-Up Game: Brad Versus Jen

Dr Anuradha Arasu | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Anuradha Arasu

What with all this hype around Brad Pitt banging on about his failed relationship with Jennifer Aniston, I've been thinking again about that old question of who copes better after a break-up: men or women?