https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/dating-and-mating/201705/the-good-reasons-we-stay-in-bad-relationships Common mechanisms which help to maintain our relationships are “partner-enhancement” and “positive illusions.” Both terms refer to the fact that we tend to see our romantic partners positively, sometimes unrealistically so (Morry et al., 2010; Conley et al., 2009). In both gay and lesbian as well as heterosexual couples,Continue Reading

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7 ways relationships affect your personal happiness (according to science) http://t.co/GvScQGY3AD pic.twitter.com/XNOlN9gy9r — HuffPost Living (@HealthyLiving) August 31, 2015 Romantic relationships have a greater influence on life satisfaction than work. This is very telling: We may regard relationships more highly than success at work, according to 2013 research from theContinue Reading