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Brain imaging yields clues about why love lasts

Images of the brain help researchers understand why couples stay in love. Scientists have discovered the same sort of brain activity occurs in couples recently in love and individuals in long-term romantic relationships. They say the discovery gives clues about what makes love last. In the study, couples were shown various facial images of their partner, control images including a close friend, a well known acquaintance or a low familiar person, while undergoing MRI.
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Want the secret to a happy marriage? Don’t have sex before the wedding

The Beckhams say that quality time is the secret behind their happy marriage, while Michael Douglas once credited Viagra with the secret to his. But, according to a new study, it is couples who delay sex until after the wedding that enjoy a stronger relationship later in life. Scientists at the School of Family Life at Brigham Young University, in Utah interviewed 2,035 married people about when they first had sex with their partner.
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