July 5-11

July 5-11

Our best reads of the week, including cleaning up relationships, sexual morality, practice not perfect, and more.

4 Myths About Marriage You Probably Believe

Buying into these old notions only fuels the divorce rate.

The One Emotion That Really Hurts Your Brain

New research reveals the fearsome impact of humiliation.

12 Steps to Abstinence? Not for Everyone

Revisiting patient-treatment matching in treating alcohol use disorders

A Biological Basis for Sexual Morality

New research uncovers an evolutionary basis for some sexual mores.

Blowing Dirt Around in Relationships?

weCloud: Leaf blowers vs. brooms

Practice Makes Better, But Not Much Better

Sometimes, it might pay to stop.