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11 Habits That Make You A Happier, Less Toxic Person

Who isn't guilty of being an unpleasant person to be around every now and then? We all have our good days and bad days, so it happens. But if you're noticing that your negativity has become a constant thing that's starting to affect your relationship…
By Kristine Fellizar

What Your Birth Order Says About The Problems In Relationships You're Likely To Have

Your birth order can affect your personality and behavior in ways you probably would've never imagined. In fact, a 2013 study published in the journal Human Nature, found that your birth order can significantly influence how you are in relationships.…
By Kristine Fellizar

8 Surprising Things That Predict If Your Relationship Will Last

No one wants to waste their time when it comes to relationships. That's why so many of us look out for red flags and relationship dealbreakers in the early stages of dating. Finding any sort of indicators that can predict that it won't work earlier o…
By Kristine Fellizar

The Types Of People You Shouldn't Date, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

You may be familiar with which zodiac signs you're compatible with and which ones you're not. While you should never let astrology (or anyone for that matter) completely dictate who you do or do not date, astrology can be freakily accurate sometimes.…
By Kristine Fellizar

One Way Your Relationship Is Bad For Your Health

Being in a good, healthy relationship can positively affect your individual health in so many ways. Numerous studies have discovered the various health benefits being in a committed partnership can provide, such as major boosts to your physical, ment…
By Kristine Fellizar

This Is Your Top Relationship Dealbreaker, According To Your Zodiac Sign

Many of us have relationship dealbreakers, or certain things we absolutely will not tolerate in a romantic partner. For instance, some people refuse to date someone who's possessive, while a partner who's lazy is a surefire swipe left for others. Whi…
By Kristine Fellizar

Here's Exactly How You're Sabotaging Your Dating Life, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

If you've been dating for a while with little success, knowing your zodiac sign can actually be pretty helpful. For instance, you can get an idea of who you're most compatible with, what you need to do in order to bring your best self out, and the di…
By Kristine Fellizar

This Is The Least Common Zodiac Sign

Have you ever wondered just how common your zodiac sign is? Checking your daily horoscope is a habit many of us have, but knowing your signs' traits — and other signs' traits — is extremely helpful too. "When you know astrology, you know more about y…
By Kristine Fellizar

People With This Job Are Most Likely To Ghost You In Dating

If you haven't been victim to the person you're dating seeing disappearing on you for no apparent reason or you've done the vanishing act yourself, you probably know someone who has been ghosted. While sometimes ghosting a date is warranted (aka the…
By Kristine Fellizar

These Zodiac Signs Wind Up Having Toxic Friendships

If you're into astrology, you probably look at someone's zodiac sign as the reason they act a certain way. "Oh, he's a Scorpio? Mmm...no wonder why..." or "Yeah, she's totally a Gemini." While many like to use astrology to check for compatibility wit…
By Kristine Fellizar

The Science Behind "Cuffing Season" Is Actually Not As Romantic As It Seems

Regardless of whether you love it or hate it, believe in its existence or not, cuffing season takes place in the colder months. In fact, it's right around the corner, beginning on November 5. Introduced back in 2011 on Urban Dictionary, cuffing seaso…
By Kristine Fellizar

Here's How You Can Donate To Organizations Fighting Against Trump's Birth Control Rule

On Friday, the Trump administration announced their plan to cut back on the contraception coverage mandate that was set during the Obama administration. Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employers were required by law to include birth control cove…
By Kristine Fellizar

Women Reveal How Using Sex Toys With A Partner Transformed Their Relationships

For the month of September, Bustle's Sex TBH package is talking about sex, honestly. We’re delving into how women approach the things they’re taught to be shy or embarrassed about in the bedroom — and, in doing so, we're liberating people to live the…
By Kristine Fellizar

What Americans Want The Most In Bed —And How To Get It

What would you say is your favorite part of sex? In a paper published in the journal PLOS One, researchers conducted a first-of-its-kind study to see what kinds of sexual behaviors Americans are interested in as well as how much they really like them…
By Kristine Fellizar

These Are The 17 Best Sex Toys For Women Right Now

For the month of September, Bustle’s Sex TBH package is talking about sex, honestly. We’re delving into how women approach the things they’re taught to be shy or embarrassed about in the bedroom — and, in doing so, we're liberating people to live the…
By Kristine Fellizar

Here's What Your Cheating Dreams Really Say About Your Relationship, According To Science

Even if you know they're not real, dreams can still have a way of messing with your head throughout the rest of the day. For instance, if you're in a relationship where you're super in love with your partner and you suddenly, start having dreams abou…
By Kristine Fellizar

13 Millennial Women Reveal How Their Relationships With Their Parents Have Changed Post-Election

A lot has changed in the months since Donald Trump was sworn into office, both on a political level and a personal one. Bustle’s State of Our Unions series looks at how millennial women's relationships with their friends, family members, and romantic…
By Kristine Fellizar

Experts Explain How To Make Your Love Mean More

Nowadays it's fairly easy to find someone to go on a date with (thanks, dating apps). But it's a little more of a quest to find someone you can actually connect with on a deeper level. While casual relationships aren't bad for a number of reasons, no…
By Kristine Fellizar

13 HR Managers Reveal Whether Stunt Resumes Actually Work

For the third year in a row, Bustle's Upstart Awards are honoring young women who are doing incredible things in the realms of business, STEM, fashion and beauty, the arts, philanthropy, and beyond. Want to be an Upstarts honoree one day? Read on for…
By Kristine Fellizar

The One Sign Your Relationship Is Toxic, According To Experts

Relationships go through their ups and downs. But there are huge differences between being in toxic relationships and healthy ones. In general, healthy relationships are fairly easy to spot. You know you're in one when you feel safe, cared for, loved…
By Kristine Fellizar