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How To Keep A Marriage Strong After Starting A Family

How To Keep A Marriage Strong After Starting A Family

(To view video, click here.) Parenthood is an overwhelming job. Kids, especially babies, seem to need you there constantly. It's very easy for parents to get so into the role that they lose sight of the couple relationship they used to have. "Dr. Romance" shows you how to devote adequate time to your kids and still keep a special part in your relationship for each other. Intimacy After Baby

15 Signs You're In An Abusive Relationship [EXPERT]
Love doesn't have to hurt.

15 Signs You're In An Abusive Relationship

It may be easier to avoid an abusive relationship if you're able to detect the early signs. The following is the listing of the "15 Warning Signs of an Abusive Relationship" that The Women's Center distributes to women seeking domestic violence counseling. This may be a helpful tool for you or a loved one to review in planning not to enter into, or stay in, a potentially abusive relationship.

Pucker Up! 5 Tips For Smooth, Summer Lips [EXPERT]
Healthy lips are sexy!

Pucker Up! 5 Tips For Smooth, Summer Lips

Still have chapped or dry lips left over from the winter? There are many natural ways to make your lips soft and kissable in time for romantic summer nights. Not only are lips the gateway to food pleasure, they are a tactile and sensory organ which has many nerve endings. These nerve endings send sensations along our nerve pathways that directly affects our desire.

Stay Cool! 8 Easy Ways To Beat The Summer Heat [EXPERT]
Don't let the heat get you down ... have fun in the sun!

Stay Cool! 8 Easy Ways To Beat The Summer Heat

No, it's not your imagination — it is definitely getting hotter. Staying cool this summer doesn't necessarily mean you have to pay a fortune to keep the air-conditioning running. Heat is a major killer and those at the greatest risk are infants, children, seniors and individuals who have long-term medical conditions. Listed below are eight tips that'll help keep you cool and safe during the intense heat of the summer.

5 Health Benefits Of Having Sex [EXPERT]
Burning calories was never this much fun!

5 Health Benefits Of Having Sex

If you were wondering if sex is good for your health, the answer is definitely "yes." Let's explore the five benefits that sex has on the human mind and body, and why having more and better sex, may be the solution to some of your health challenges.

How do I tell my wife that she is not pleasing me in bed?

How do I tell my wife that she is not pleasing me in bed?

A husband needs to talk to his wife. This may seem like an obvious answer, but how does a man go about telling his wife that he is not satisfying sexually? The reality of the situation is that many times she is not happy with the sex in the marriage either. The best way to go about talking about sex with your spouse is to not do outside the bedroom, when the two of you have some quite time alone. This way she is not put on the defensive and it is an open and positive discussion.

Let’s Talk About Sex

Let’s Talk About Sex

While communication makes for healthier relationships, it can also take your sex life to new heights. Talking about sex with your partner, even for the chattiest of us, may seem difficult at first but this conversation will often lead to instantly better sex. Express your feelings, likes and preferences clearly. Boyfriends, husbands and fiancés can’t read minds (though we all wish they could). If you want him to do something specific, tell him! Chances are there are some things he would like to try too.

3 Tips For Talking To Your Kids About Sex [EXPERT]
Have you talked to your kids about the birds and the bees?

3 Tips For Talking To Your Kids About Sex

My approach to the the "sex talk" is simple. Talk to your children naturally and sincerely. Preparing your children for the world of sex is an opportunity to talk to them honestly. Here are three tips to having "the talk" with your child.