Showing posts from July 28, 2013

Lack of sleep can turn lovers into fighters, says new study

Lack of sleep can turn lovers into fighters, says new study

People are much more likely to lash out at their romantic partners over relationship conflicts after a bad night's sleep, a new study has claimed.

Researchers from the University of California-Berkeley found that sleepless nights can worsen lovers' fights.

"Couples who fight more are less happy and less healthy," said UC Berkeley psychologist Amie Gordon, lead author of the study.

"Our research helps illuminate one factor that leads couples to engage in unnecessary and harmful conflict by showing that couples experience more frequent and severe conflicts after sleepless nights," she said.

While previous studies indicate that poor sleep has a negative impact on romantic relationships, these new findings shed more light on how bad sleep compromises couples' ability to avoid and manage conflict, researchers said.

"For the first time, to our knowledge, we can see the process of how the nature…

7 telltale signs of cheating wife

7 telltale signs of cheating wife (Thinkstock photos/Getty Images)

I really do hope that this applies to none of us or my readers however its always worth a read.

Experts have given a few sings to look out for if you want to know weather your wife is cheating on you.

Firstly, phone calls - any change in phone calls including frequency of calls, time of day, tone of voice or a change in text messaging habits could all signify that she is cheating. When she answers the phone, does she drop her volume or suddenly sound as flirtatious as she did when you were first dating?

If it seems like her phone habits are changing and you cannot understand the changes, you may be witnessing an affair, the Huffington Post reported.

Secondly, dates with girlfriends - is she spending more time with her girlfriends than in the past? Are there many evenings out with the girls, when there were almost none just a short while ago? When you ask her who she will be with, does her answer sound sincere?

If any o…

Games men play with women

Games men play with women (Thinkstockphotos/Getty Images)

Most men tend to play love games with women at some or the other point in a relationship. If you think it is happening constantly, it's time to talk it out with your boyfriend.

1. Macho impression

Men usually portray a macho impression in front their woman. They always want to prove that they are fearless and that nothing affects them. But not all guys are super manly; they just wish to show they are. If they truly love you, they may ditch the macho impression to do what you like.

2. You'd look better if...

If your guy constantly tell you that you'd look better if you changes your hairstyle, lost some weight or changes the way you dress up, don't take it to mind or get depressed. You know what suits you well. If he criticizes you all the time and wants to change every little thing about you, may be it's time for him to change his relationship status as well.

3. He pretends to love and care

If your guy wants …

How to attain happiness in seven days

How to attain happiness in seven days (Thinkstock photos/Getty Images)

People rarely discover that the secret to their happiness is simple is just about finding their time doing things that make them happy.

Peter Jones, who is the author of the bestselling book 'How To Do Everything And Be Happy,' said that there are three main reasons that a person is unhappy. Firstly there is lousy work/life balance. Secondly, there is lack of control. Thirdly, a person encounters people or situations that seem intent on crushing their smiley mood, the Daily Express reported.

He said that a person should make every day count and even though they can't live every day as if it is your last but they can take the reins of their life and take control of it.

Jones asserted that people should atleast once a month get up with no plans whatsoever and see how their day unfolds. He elaborated that it is not going to be an day off but is going to be a day that has been scheduled in advance with all …