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How a Disagreement from 16 Years Ago Can Affect Your Health Today

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Although marriage often enhances people’s health, how and when partners argue with their spouses can have negative health consequences.

Insecure Relationships Change Our View of the World

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Psychologists have long known that experiencing inconsistent attention and affection makes us anxious about future relationships. Only recently, though, has such inconsistent treatment by other people been shown to change our reactions to irregularities more generally.

Next! ... When Pursuit for “The Best” Can Undermine Your Romantic Relationships

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People who strive to make the best choices in life may be vulnerable to experiencing discontent in their relationships.

Psychology News Roundup: ICYMI January 17, 2020

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Humor, favors, and revenge; read what you may have missed in the world of personality and social psychology on this week's ICYMI roundup.

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Psychology News Roundup: ICYMI October 4, 2019

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See what you may have missed in the world of personality and social psychology in this week's ICYMI roundup.

Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like us to consider? Email us, use the hashtag #SPSPblog, or tweet us directly @spspnews. 

If You Were Conceived from Donated Sperm or Eggs, Would You Want to Contact Your Parent?

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Finding out that you were conceived from donated sperm or eggs can be quite a shock. How people react depends on their approach to relationships.

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