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Fight the Green Eyed Monster with These Five Simple Tips

Jealousy can get the best of anyone. It can creep up when least expected. Triggered by seeing photos of a boyfriend’s former lover with amazing hair and a perfect figure, a neighbor pulling up in the driveway with a shiny new car or a best friend who arrives for a dinner date carrying a ‘too die for’ handbag.

How Social Media Can Improve Your Relationship

How Social Media Can Improve Your Relationship

I’m sure there have been more stories about social media hurting a budding relationship than helping it, but let’s play devil’s advocate and examine the other side. Is it actually possible for social media (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and the like) to improve a relationship?

5 Questions You Should Never Ask Women on First Dates

5 Questions You Should Never Ask Women on First Dates

There is a certain kind of unspoken etiquette that should be remembered on your first date. There are always rules in life, and first dates are no exception.  So if you plan on having another date with the woman your are seeing, here are five questions to never ask on a first date. 1. A Kiss is Not Something You Ask For

8 Simple Ways To Show Your Honey Some Love

8 Simple Ways To Show Your Honey Some Love

When asked in one of my workshops to give a statement that described an ideal relationship, a participant said “He gives me what I want before I can ask for it.” The other women in the room replied “Does that even exist?” I told them and I’ll tell you, I can attest to the fact that it does. It’s all about being willing to give and trusting that you will receive.

Should I Leave Meeting A Special Someone to Serendipity?

Should I Leave Meeting A Special Someone to Serendipity?

Question I'm an attractive and successful single woman who enjoys a fulfilling life but am just missing that special guy to share my life. Over the years, I've pretty much gone about my life with the belief that when I least expect it, I'll meet my special guy. This hasn't quite worked yet - any suggestions? Answer Since I’m a professional matchmaker, you’ll likely not be surprised to hear that I’m an advocate of being proactive in your love life.

Treatment of Diabetes Type 2 and Weight Gain

Treatment of Diabetes Type 2 and Weight Gain

Many people avoid treatment of Diabetes Mellitus type 2 or accept inadequate control because they do not want to gain weight.  They often point to friends or relatives who were put on insulin or another medication and then gained weight.  Many studies have been done to understand this phenomenon and to help patients control their diabetes without facing unpleasantness from the scale.  The ACCROD study reported in Diabetes Care predicts which patients are more likely to gain weight and which medications are associated with weight gain.  Uncontrolled Diabetes type 2 is

Ten Dating Tips for Independent Women

Ten Dating Tips for Independent Women

Successful, independent, beautiful, sassy, chic, powerful and tenacious are all badges of honour that women wear to describe the modern women’s freedom to be all she can be. Unfortunately, those same esteemed titles lead to another title for women: SINGLE! Yes, we all like to prove our successes but the reality is that most men prefer the nurturer and none of these above characteristics attract the opposite sex, or at least not the ones we would be interested in.