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A simple envisioning exercise can help you find someone who wants you to be more yourself.
Research suggests both men and women feel less lonely after talking to a woman.
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They’re a tempting alternative to dating, but arranged marriages don’t jibe with American values.
Most of us believe love is the best feeling in the world. But is it really your free ride out of loneliness?
When a romance isn’t working out... can you just disengage? If so, how?
Make more friends? Nope. Improve social skills? Nope. The secret to overcoming loneliness is something you’ve never heard of.
The pain of a partner pulling away is real. Here’s how to maintain your sanity.
The answer, according to one study, is “probably not.” Learn why!
Is your relationship sliding downhill fast? Learn the behaviors that are causing the decline, and the quickest remedies to keep your love alive.
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It's tempting... but online dating will only make your loneliness worse.
You don't need anyone else to get happy.
It's okay... we think phone conversations are awkward, too. Here's how to stop dreading your ringtone and start connecting with people over the phone.
Are introverts doomed to be lonely? No. But they are more prone to battle with this painful feeling.
What does your partner expect from the relationship? Finding out is critical to making the relationship work.
Do men and women experience loneliness differently? Yes—and cultural expectations have a lot to do with it.
Can a holiday cherished for family togetherness induce the most loneliness? Absolutely. Learn why it's so common to struggle to connect with others on Thanksgiving.
Critical words from family hurt the most. Learn specific tips for surviving damaging criticism from family, while keeping your feelings intact.
Can flaking on social engagements indicate a deeper issue? Yes. Learn the signs.
This one word—that you use every day—pushes friends away more than any other. Learn what it is and what alternatives will keep your friends close!
All socially successful people behave in basically the same way. What are their secrets? Find out now!
Does dating sound awful? Are you secretly dreading your next relationship? You may be battling relationship burnout. Learn the signs and how to overcome it.
Is the concept of "love" holding our culture back?
What part might feeling alone play in your struggles?
It doesn't take much to stop fights and reduce resentment... just 2 simple questions.
Learn the secret to falling in love with this simple visual guide!
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Kira Asatryan is the author of Stop Being Lonely: Three Simple Steps to Developing Close Friendships and Deep Relationships.