A daily round-up of the hottest news, trends and advice about love, sex, relationships and dating.
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Finally, An Answer—Does Pulling Out Work?

There are certainly some advantages to this method: You don't need a prescription or any sort of device, it's free and always available, and there are no side effects. But does it work? To figure out how well a contraceptive method works, you should consider typical-use rates and perfect-use rates. Perfect use is if you use the method exactly as it is intended. (People are rarely perfect; therefore this rate is rarely accurate.) Typical-use rates are if you use the method the way the average person would typically use it. With typical use, about 27 percent of women who use the withdrawal method experience an unintended pregnancy within the first year of use (4 percent with perfect use).

Females And Younger Men: Where Do You Fit In?

Females And Younger Men: Where Do You Fit In?

Maybe Katie Couric is right.  Lemondrop: Salute to Women in the News According to Judith Brower, author of FAYM: Females and Younger Men, the Trend That Changes the Rules, behind every great single woman should be a line of younger, single men. No, she's not jumping on the cougar train a few years too late. Dating younger men, she says, is about increasing your chances of finding a soul mate. It's also the new black, natural order of things (since women live, on average, five years longer), and a habit Hollywood's had for years.

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4 Things To Know About New Contraceptive Ella

In mid-August, a brand spanking new 5-day contraceptive pill called ella was passed by the FDA. Proven to prevent pregnancy for up to five days after unprotected sex, Europeans have enjoyed the drug since May 2009 and us Americans will be able to purchase it later this year. So what exactly is ella, and should we all stock up?

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Women Can Be Sex Addicts, Too

When people think of sex addiction, they think of men like Tiger Woods and David Duchovny who got caught barreling headfirst down the hedonistic rabbit hole. But I am a female sex addict in the truest sense of the term.

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7 Ways To Transform His Style

Dying to burn your guy's closet to get rid of his baggy-jeans-and-free-promotional-tee uniform? We feel you. Before you light the match, read our tips on how to make him a better dresser.

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What We Wish We'd Known Before Getting Married

Choosing to marry someone is one of the biggest decisions you'll ever make, which is why we've previously let you in on the 9 secrets a healthy couple shouldn't keep from each other if they plan to commit themselves to a lifelong relationship. These are the things you should share with each other in order to determine compatibility... things like faith, attitudes about money and the desire (or non-desire) to have kids. But what happens after you say "I do"? Do you have any clue what you're in for?

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10 Sad Love Quotes For The Broken Hearted

Just been dumped? Or worse, you caught someone you loved dearly cheating on you? Or maybe you did the breaking up. Whatever the situation, a broken heart is one of the worst feelings in the world. We've collected 10 sad love quotes for the broken hearted.