Psychology and love

Two partners who are unlikely to be splitting up any time soon. Here are a few of my favourite stories: newleyweds advised to lower hopes, opposites ‘do not attract’. And finally my absolute favourite for sheer scare tactics: Being single ‘worse than smoking’. That research sponsored of course by the British Couples Marketing Board.



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Dr Jeremy Dean is a psychologist and the author of PsyBlog. His latest book is "Making Habits, Breaking Habits: How to Make Changes That Stick". You can follow PsyBlog by email, by RSS feed, on Twitter and Google+.

Published: 13 May 2004

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