The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many changes to our social and intimate relationships. Quarantine and stay-at-home measures instituted to combat the spread of the virus have forced many families and couples to live in much closer and continual contact than we normally experience.
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By Justin Lehmiller What makes for a satisfying marriage? Previous studies have found that couples who have sex more often tend to be happier. In other words, how we feel about our relationships would seem to depend, at least in part, on how much sex we’re having. However, those studies didn’t necessarily take both… Read more »
By Dr. Justin Lehmiller Sex has a lingering effect on our feelings of happiness, according to a new study published in the journal Psychological Science. This phenomenon, known colloquially as sexual afterglow, isn’t a new idea; however, it’s one that scientists haven’t really studied until now. This new study offers insight into how long sexual… Read more »