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    Student Long Distance Relationship Tips

    10 Dec, 2013
    Feature

    As mentioned in our Going to Uni: How it affects your relationship article, many students go abroad, or to the opposite end of the country in order to study and as a result, end up in l... (continued)

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    Long-distance relationships: surviving the change

    24 Aug, 2015
    Relationship insights

    If you’re in a long-distance relationship, you probably already have some ingenious ideas for making things work with your partner. But have you started preparing for the time whe... (continued)

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    Returning home from Uni for Christmas

    22 Nov, 2013
    Feature

    You’ve been at college or university for a few months now. You’ve settled into a routine and started to embrace the student lifestyle. No doubt you’ll be looking fo... (continued)

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    How offshore work affects couple relationships

    13 Aug, 2013
    Feature

    Sometimes our jobs require us to work away from home for long periods of times. Oil rig workers and members of the Royal Navy can spend weeks or months working off shore or abroad in... (continued)

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    Going to Uni – how it affects your relationship

    13 Aug, 2013
    Feature

    Starting college or university is an exciting time. For many young students, this is the first time they leave home and the prospects of studying, living (and partying) in a new place c... (continued)

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    Coping with time apart during the summer

    26 Jul, 2013
    Feature

    When the last school term comes to an end and everyone heads off to their respective homes for the summer, many young couples find that they won’t be able to see each other until ... (continued)

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    Living Apart Together: A relationship status or transition?

    1 May, 2013
    Feature

    One in ten adults live apart from their partner, according to the latest research by NatCen, Bradford University and Birkbeck University. The research, titled Living Apart Togeth... (continued)

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    New Year’s resolutions for your relationship

    30 Dec, 2012
    Feature

    Lots of people make a New Year’s resolution, but how many have resolved to improve their relationship this January? While you might take the annual vow to lose weight, save mon... (continued)

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    Health and relationships - how good do you feel physically and emotionally

    12 Sep, 2012
    Focus on

    The quality of relationships we have with friends, colleagues, family and our partner affects both our mental and physical wellbeing. Similarly how good you feel emotionally and physica... (continued)

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    Health and relationships - creating better physical and emotional wellbeing - relationship advice

    30 Aug, 2012
    Feature

    Is your relationship affecting your health? Have you ever heard that a good relationship will benefit your health? The great news is recent research has found this to be true. But he... (continued)

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    Preparing for partings

    28 Oct, 2011
    Feature

    Be prepared Whether you are spending just a week apart, a couple of months or longer, try to make the parting a good one. But what’s a good parting? A prepared one, tha... (continued)

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    Reunions and staying connected while you're apart

    28 Oct, 2011
    Feature

    Remember - communicating by phone, text and email are very different types of communication. So think carefully about what you say and how you say it. Hearing each others’ voices ... (continued)

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    Couples Living Apart

    25 Oct, 2011
    An introduction to

    Why couples live apart Around 10% of adults live apart from their partner in Britain. For some couples, such as those who each have a home already and/or children from a previous... (continued)

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    Arguing at a Distance

    25 Oct, 2011
    Feature

    If you and your partner are spending periods apart it’s likely you’ll rely a lot on technology to keep in touch. Texts, emails and social networking sites are great for help... (continued)

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    Building Trust in your relationship

    25 Oct, 2011
    Focus on

    All relationships rely on trust but couples who spend a lot of time apart may need to work harder on building trust with each other. Trust holds couples together – especial... (continued)

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    Tips: Overcoming jealousy

    24 Oct, 2011
    Feature

    Jealousy is a normal emotion experienced by many people in relationships, but it’s important not to let it get out of control. Our top tips will help you manage jealousy and wo... (continued)

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    Tips: Dealing with a jealous partner

    24 Oct, 2011
    Feature

    A jealous partner can place a real strain on relationships, but with work from both sides it is possible to overcome it. Check out these tips for advice on working it out together. ... (continued)

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    Tips: Finding Time for Each Other

    24 Oct, 2011
    Feature

    Juggling friends, family and work commitments often leaves partners struggling to find time for each other. Check out these tips for a bit of help putting ‘couple time’ b... (continued)

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    A psychologist's perspective on trust

    4 Nov, 2009
    A psychologist's perspective on film

    Psychologist, Janet Reibstein, discusses trust and relationships. To view a text only version click here.

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    Parents working together

    15 Aug, 2008
    Postcards from the edge

    Agreeing on what boundaries to set for children can be a real cause of tension in your relationship with your partner. Without knowing it, a child can really take on power when paren... (continued)

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    Finding the Time and Space to be Together and Apart

    14 Aug, 2008
    An introduction to

    When we first get together with someone it's normal to want to spend all our spare time together. But as time goes on, at some point, time apart is usually needed. Some couples n... (continued)

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