In this week’s look around the web, we learn five reasons women need to talk about midlife sex, how the tone of your voice could determine if your relationship will last, how to have dirtier sex than you ever imagined, and if jealousy can be good for a relationship.
5 Reasons Women Need to Talk About Midlife Sex – Barb DePree, Next Avenue (Huffington Post) – I regularly see women in my practice who are surprised by the changes that come with menopause. They aren’t aware that simple steps and new routines can keep sex not only comfortable but pleasurable for years to come. They assume — because no one’s telling them otherwise — that “that part of life is over.” Whether they want it to be or not.
The Tone of Your Voice Could Determine If Your Relationship Will Last – Korin Miller, Yahoo! Health – Want to know if your relationship is destined for happily ever after? Check your tone. That’s the message from new research published in the journal Proceedings of Interspeech that found the tone of voice couples use to talk to each other can predict whether their relationship will last.
How to Have Dirtier Sex than You Ever Imagined – Markham Heid, Men’s Health – All sex is good sex—in the beginning. When your relationship is fresh, new positions or novel settings are enough to keep you both interested and satisfied. But as the years pass, it’s all too common to find yourself stuck with a sex life worn edgeless by routine and complacency. Fortunately, things don’t have to stay that way. Here, sex and relationships experts offer some sound advice for cranking up the kink and adding a little—or a lot—of spice to your flat-lined sex life.
Can Jealousy Be Good for a Relationship? – Hayley Krischer, upwave (CNN.com) – Jealousy is in our evolutionary past, but how much is too much?