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Articles on Sex/Intimacy and romance

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  • Common problems for couples with a new baby

    11 Oct 16:04

    Having a baby is usually a happy event, but it’s also a major milestone that forces changes on your lifestyle and relationship. Adding a baby into your family dynamic can stir ... (continued)

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  • Being in a sexless relationship

    05 Oct 14:18

    A 'sexless' relationship is defined as one in which sex happens 10 times or fewer per year. However, research shows that many couples aren’t even achieving that. S... (continued)

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  • Talking about sex is good for you

    05 Sep 16:19

    Reaching a climax – either too quickly or not at all – is the main concern for young people having sex, according to a new national survey. The National Survey of Sexual ... (continued)

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  • Dating someone from another culture

    23 May 12:01

    Keeping lines of communication open can help strengthen your relationship, particularly if you and your partner come from different cultural backgrounds. Historically, falling for so... (continued)

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  • Sex and disability

    28 Apr 10:31

    Despite some misconceptions, young disabled people have active sex lives. Some studies suggest that disabled adolescents may even be at greater risk of having unsafe sex. Dating, sex... (continued)

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  • Coming out as asexual

    29 Mar 16:20

    For people in a sexual minority, coming out can be a huge part of self-definition. Letting people know that you identify as asexual can bring its own set of complications, but it can al... (continued)

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  • Sexting: how to do it right

    08 Mar 13:08

    Sexting can be fun, but there’s a lot to consider if you want to get it right. Learning about the risks can help keep you and your partner safe and free from undue pressure. Wh... (continued)

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  • Breaking down relationship barriers for LGBTQ youth

    25 Feb 17:29

    Online meeting places and support groups are breaking down the barriers for young LGBTQ people forming early relationships. Early romantic relationships are an important learning pha... (continued)

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  • Write a thank you note to your partner

    16 Feb 17:01

    This is a guest blog from writer and filmmaker Will Darbyshire, seeking your stories for a new book on relationships to be published later this year. Write a thank you note to y... (continued)

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  • Are you and your partner due a date night?

    08 Feb 14:21

    More than a third of couples admit that they can’t remember the last time they went on a date together. A new survey from OnePoll has asked 1,000 people in relationships how of... (continued)

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  • My partner doesn't want to have sex anymore - help!

    29 Jun 11:02

    Lots of people come to our forums because the sex in their relationship has become infrequent or stopped all together. It can be very worrying when your partner seems to lose interest i... (continued)

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  • Tips: Sex and building intimacy

    25 Oct 09:24

    When you’re no longer in the first throws of romance, it’s normal for sex to fall off your list of priorities. But you can rebuild intimacy. Check out the tips below for som... (continued)

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  • An introduction to relationship advice

    18 Aug 12:18

    Welcome to the Relationship Advice section of thecoupleconnection.net. This website is designed to follow the the helping process that is divided in to five stages; exploring, understan... (continued)

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  • Think sensual not sexual

    21 Feb 10:39

    Sex is not just about penetration or orgasms it is a sensual experience that involves all your senses and your whole body. Thinking sensual removes any performance anxiety and leaves yo... (continued)

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  • Porn and couple relationships

    25 Nov 11:32

    Do you feel like your partner watches too much porn, or prefers watching porn to being physically intimate with you? You’re not alone. On theCoupleConnection, many of our users co... (continued)

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  • Set yourself relationship goals for 2015

    13 Jan 13:09

    At the start of the New Year everybody starts talking about the changes they want to make. Most say they want to lose weight, exercise more or drink less alcohol. Some set themselves bi... (continued)

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  • Cuddles and cuppas: the importance of small gestures in relationships

    08 Jul 10:19

    This week, a new app-in-development is making headlines, promising to turn any man into a knight in shining armour. The app, called HeroBoyfriend, is the brainchild of Dan Groch, a 3... (continued)

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  • Sexting: how to do it right

    08 Mar 13:08

    Sexting can be fun, but there’s a lot to consider if you want to get it right. Learning about the risks can help keep you and your partner safe and free from undue pressure. Wh... (continued)

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  • An introduction to sex and romance

    14 Aug 09:03

    Do you want sex when your partner wants sex? Are you arguing because there's no time for a good sexual relationship anymore? The chances are your sex life now isn't what it used... (continued)

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  • Did you know this about sex and romance?

    14 Aug 11:56

    Did you know that sex and romance was the third highest issue likely to cause concern in a relationship according to One Plus One’s survey. Sex can be a great part of our relation... (continued)

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Most Commented

  • Loss of Intimacy

    05 Mar 15:48

    Part of being intimate is being sexual together. When there is a problem in the sexual relationship it can be very difficult for couples. This article looks at some of the reasons why a... (continued)

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  • My partner doesn't want to have sex anymore - help!

    29 Jun 11:02

    Lots of people come to our forums because the sex in their relationship has become infrequent or stopped all together. It can be very worrying when your partner seems to lose interest i... (continued)

    46 Comments Read more →
  • Tips: Sex and building intimacy

    25 Oct 09:24

    When you’re no longer in the first throws of romance, it’s normal for sex to fall off your list of priorities. But you can rebuild intimacy. Check out the tips below for som... (continued)

    13 Comments Read more →
  • Relationship Issues? Talk it out in the Listening Room

    06 Feb 14:52

    TheCoupleConnection has re-launched its Listening Room service to give you a safe, anonymous, online space where you can offload your relationship issues to trained counsellors. &nbs... (continued)

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  • An introduction to sex and romance

    14 Aug 09:03

    Do you want sex when your partner wants sex? Are you arguing because there's no time for a good sexual relationship anymore? The chances are your sex life now isn't what it used... (continued)

    4 Comments Read more →
  • Porn and couple relationships

    25 Nov 11:32

    Do you feel like your partner watches too much porn, or prefers watching porn to being physically intimate with you? You’re not alone. On theCoupleConnection, many of our users co... (continued)

    4 Comments Read more →
  • Did you know this about sex and romance?

    14 Aug 11:56

    Did you know that sex and romance was the third highest issue likely to cause concern in a relationship according to One Plus One’s survey. Sex can be a great part of our relation... (continued)

    3 Comments Read more →
  • An introduction to relationship advice

    18 Aug 12:18

    Welcome to the Relationship Advice section of thecoupleconnection.net. This website is designed to follow the the helping process that is divided in to five stages; exploring, understan... (continued)

    3 Comments Read more →
  • Think sensual not sexual

    21 Feb 10:39

    Sex is not just about penetration or orgasms it is a sensual experience that involves all your senses and your whole body. Thinking sensual removes any performance anxiety and leaves yo... (continued)

    3 Comments Read more →
  • Your first summer holiday together

    11 Aug 11:43

    For many couples, going on that first holiday together is considered a major milestone in the relationship. Like any holiday, your first romantic trip together requires a lot of plan... (continued)

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