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POWER OF LOVE – THE SCIENCE OF HOW RELATIONSHIPS IMPROVE HEALTH

WHY DO WE NEED RELATIONSHIPS?  Humans are social animals that depend on each other to survive. Researchers believe that people spend 80% of their time in the presence of others. This suggests that forming caring relationships with others is important. These relationships can be romantic but also include being close

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What is Polyamory?

Introduction The word ‘polyamory’ comes from the joining of the Greek word ‘poly’ (many) and the Latin word ‘amor’ (love).  Polyamory therefore means ‘many loves’. People are polyamorous when they want intimate relationships with more than one person. Importantly, all the people in a polyamorous relationship know about it and

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What Is Sexual Harassment?

Sexual harassment is unwanted behaviour of a sexual nature. This can be a whole range of behaviours – it may be sexual comments or jokes, sending or displaying pictures or videos of a sexual nature, or physical contact that is not wanted. People can be sexually harassed by strangers or

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