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How Couples Keep the Spark Alive

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

A new study reveals which attitudes lead to the greatest satisfaction.

Sexual Intercourse and Talking Together

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.

Connecting via sex and via words succeed by the same principles.

The Joy (and Panic) of Sex Talk

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.

Expert advice to improve communication and intimacy.

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