Not kidding: Childless couples happier
Not kidding: Childless couples happier

Parents in the United States are not quite as happy as their childless peers, a new report reveals.

'Love hormone' gene may be key to social life
'Love hormone' gene may be key to social life

Lower activity of a specific gene may affect a person's social behavior, including the ability to form healthy relationships, researchers say.

Shouting? The 'silent treatment'? How spouses argue linked to physical ills
Shouting? The 'silent treatment'? How spouses argue linked to physical ills

How spouses disagree may predict which ones are more likely to develop certain ailments down the road, new research suggests.

Marriage a boost for heart attack survivors
Marriage a boost for heart attack survivors

Married people are more likely to survive a heart attack and leave the hospital sooner than single people, a new British study finds.

Marriage may be a cancer fighter
Marriage may be a cancer fighter

A wedding band may be powerful medicine against cancer, a new study suggests.

Another STD spurs concern
Another STD spurs concern

There's yet another sexually transmitted infection that doctors and patients need to watch out for -- Mycoplasma genitalium.

Texas health officials report sexually transmitted case of Zika virus
Texas health officials report sexually transmitted case of Zika virus

Local health officials in Texas have confirmed a case of Zika virus infection that was transmitted by sex, and not by the bite of a mosquito.

'Til weight loss do us part?
'Til weight loss do us part?

Married people shed fewer pounds than singles after weight-loss surgery, and some marriages deteriorate after the operation, researchers report.

Boys victims of dating violence, too
Boys victims of dating violence, too

Contrary to what many people may think, teenage boys commonly suffer dating violence -- including physical and emotional abuse, a new U.S. government study finds.

10 tips for debt-free dating
10 tips for debt-free dating

How to meet your match without blowing your budget.

Runner maps out marriage proposal using GPS app
Runner maps out marriage proposal using GPS app

 Romantic types looking for a fun way to propose to their partner may look to Brit Ben Chudley for inspiration.

Study links cell phones and ED
Study links cell phones and ED

Researchers from the Medical University of Graz in Austria and Cairo University in Egypt have identified a possible correlation between mobile phone use and erectile dysfunction.

Healthy relationships: Should your husband be your best friend?
Healthy relationships: Should your husband be your best friend?

Over the years, our culture has romanticized the idea that healthy relationships mean husbands and wives are BFFs as well as loving partners. But is that such a good thing?

September 5th, 4:18 pm