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Love & Sex

“Single and ready to mingle”? Please. Being single is so much more complex and unpredictable than that. READ MORE »


Love & Sex

This month marks not only my 34th birthday (tomorrow!), but also the third anniversary of my move from Chicago to New York to move in with my now husband. I wasn’t sure at the time if I’d be getting my own place and just staying with him temporarily, or even if the relationship would work… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Many couples feel that marriage is not necessary for happiness and long-term commitment. Fifteen women give us their ideas about what marriage means and why they don’t need it to be happy in their relationships. … READ MORE »


Love & Sex

In a new study, researchers talked to a whopping 32 never-married women over the age of 30 and discovered that some of them feel a social stigma because of their single status. For example, they may feel unwanted pressure at weddings during the bouquet toss, or insecure when “parents and siblings remark about their singlehood… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Over half of the women in America are livin’ single. It’s an amazing statistic that shows just how far women have come in the past few decades. We’re not waiting around for a white wedding to jump start our lives anymore. After the jump, tell us what you aspire to in the 21st century. … READ MORE »


News

Loud music seems to cause people to drink more, faster. [EurekAlert!]
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News

Research from the Mayo Clinic suggests unmarried women living in rural areas have lower self-rated health status than their married counterparts. This includes greater feelings of depression. [Medical News Today] … READ MORE »