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Addicted to Love
Are you thinking about your partner obsessively, and overcome with fear of being abandoned by your lover? Love, for you, may be an addiction. Cover image: Shutterstock
The 7 Hardest Addictions
Love is the worst
When You Love Too Much
Too much people-pleasing and giving can backfire to wreck relationships.
Attractions of Deprivation
Why we fall for people who are bad for us
Beware the Fantasy of the Soulmate
Research shows how belief in "one true love" can aid and hurt a relationship.
Limerence: In Love, Obsessed, or Both?
There's a word for that head-over-heels feeling.
Are You Addicted to Doomed Relationships?
There's a reason you may always end up with the same kind of partner.
13 Signs Your Online Friendship is Turning Sexy
When exes, friends, or colleagues enter the danger zone.
Emotional Intimacy in Polyamorous Relationships
Is it really possible to love more than one person at the same time?
Why Do People Choose Polyamory?
What motivates people to pursue polyamorous relationships?
The Hidden Health Hazards of Toxic Relationships
Being around a toxic friend, partner, or co-worker can do real damage.
The Frog Becomes Your Prince: The Magic of Idealization
The powerful phenomenon that convinces us that our partners are the best.
Lovers' Dreams: Are They Always Illusions?
In romance, it is important to distinguish idealization from fantasy.
Is Love an Addiction?
You want to be together all the time. Is that wonderful or obsessive?
Why You Shouldn't Believe in Soul Mates
The pros and cons of believing in romantic destiny.
Every Break-up Has a Lesson
Primates are picky about their mates, but we learn from each relationship
Are You Hiding Out From Relationship—In Relationship?
Why you need to be able to recognize, and avoid, "irrelationships."
How To Heal From Toxic Relationships
Experiencing painful love patterns? This unconventional advice is life-changing!
Who’s More Stigmatized: Swingers or Polyamorists?
Not all consensually nonmonogamous relationships were created equal.
Hooked on Messy Loving
Why toxic relationships are addictive
Love is one of the most profound emotions known to human beings. For some, romantic relationships are the most meaningful element in their lives, providing a source of fulfillment outside of ourselves.
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