Relationships - Paper dolls holding hands

Our relationships are what bind us to others — for better or for worse. They can be romantic, platonic, work-focused or family-focused; the only constant is that they are complicated.

As a result, the need to work on our relationships with others is constant, so we go looking for advice or studies to help us understand what's working — and what's not. 

These birds prove you don't need a big brain for a complex social life

Why it's OK to disagree about politics

Marriage isn't the ticket to better health after all

Is OK Boomer about age or attitude?

Who's funnier? Men or women?

This is how happy couples argue

Why you should add some Kaizen to your life

Why we're stuck on a particular side of the bed

Other animals have 'human' emotions, too

Why you need acquaintances, not just BFFs

Friendship is the cure for what ails us

Scientists may have found the gene that makes a marriage stick