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Overcoming Addiction
What problems are you actually solving through your addiction?

Overcoming Addiction

An addiction can take a toll on the person's life and the people who are in them. There are some major changes they will have to make in order to get better. Dr. Norman Shealy gives us her expertise on what treatment options will help speed the healing process.

Why Do You Have So Many “Deal Breakers"?

Why Do You Have So Many “Deal Breakers"?

One of my clients, Leslie, has been divorced for five years and dating for two. She hasn’t been very successful with men so far, so she came to me. She’s a beautiful redhead with blue eyes that twinkle and a killer sense of humor. She’s smart, together, and a great conversationalist. But she rarely dates a man more than once. Why, you may ask?

FACT! Short Men Last Longer (In Relationships)

FACT! Short Men Last Longer (In Relationships)

One of the complaints I get from men all the time on my site, is that women only want to date tall men. In fact, I get hundreds of emails every week from “vertically challenged” men claiming their height is stopping them meeting women. Perhaps women ARE attracted to taller men, or perhaps guys with a little less in the leg, just have a poor self-image and perception of why they’re not getting as many dates as their taller counterparts.

The Best Diet You've Never Tried

The Best Diet You've Never Tried

Words can communicate our love for other people, or be poison. The words in your diet can have a profound impact on your health, happiness, relationships, and self-image, just as the donut you devour, or the kale you cook, can affect your body, mind, and spirit. In particular, here's a word that may be causing you some serious harm: deserve. Deserve, at first glance, seems innocent enough; it conveys an image of hard work. But there are two ways that "deserve" can harm more than it helps.

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What I Learned About Shame From Dating A Sex Teacher

In order to truly take your sex life to a new level, you have to embrace one thing -- being shameless. Sex education writer Carl Frank shares his story about dating sex teacher Sheri Winston and what he learned from her about shame and reclaiming our erotic birthright while helping her forward her mission is to save the world, one orgasm at a time.

3 Ways To Overcome Resentment
Better communication means less fights.

3 Ways To Overcome Resentment

Have you ever felt resentful of a significant other or friend? While this is a very normal emotion, it's not always healthy. Avoid the bitterness with these effective communication tips.

Want A Free Vacation? Use Your Mind
Imagine all the places you and your loved ones could go.

Want A Free Vacation? Use Your Mind

Everyone needs an escape from their daily lives once in a while, but money, family responsibilities and work often get in the way of a real vacation. Open up your imagination and whisk yourself away to where you can find out how to be happy. It won't cost you a penny!