Read on for a look at 14 survey questions, think about how you would answer and see how you stack up with the results thus far. CareLinx Members save on in-home caregiving services. A daily "I love you" seems to do the trick.
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A recent study found that, although married people or people in committed relationships who had more sex tended to report feeling happier, the benefit leveled off at a sexual frequency of once a week. Their initial sleepover, set to the tune of Maxwell's "Sumthin' Sumthin'," is one that'll threaten to set fire to your TV.
Go out with your partner at least twice a month to maintain a sense of closeness. Among the survey's happiest couples, 85 percent of both men and women say "I love you" at least once a week. But if these tricks aren't enough, couples may have to appeal to their rational rather than lustful side and tell themselves to just do it.
Have you given up an important part of yourself to keep your relationship together? However, there are a couple of rubs with this research, Muise said.