Marriage is more than just a ring on your finger -- it’s a bond between two people that should grow over time and add value to your life. But being married is not always easy, despite its many benefits. Like most things in life, it is marked by highs and lows. Learning to ride the wave of marriage together is key to staying together and being happy. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage on marriage, including the benefits of marriage, how to overcome differences, tips on how to keep the spark alive, and much more.
conflict -- newlyweds
Experts say it's best to create a shared road map in order to have a successful marriage.
What Happens to Our Bodies During Sex
The sexual-response cycle is divided into four phases: excitement, plateau, orgasm and resolution. This article briefly describes each phase.
The Importance of Being Married
There are many reasons to choose wisely and carefully when picking a spouse, but here's one you may not know: New research suggests that a good marriage is good for your health -- and that a bad one can be a real heartbreaker.
Sex on a Schedule
For infertile couples, it's often doctor's orders: Have lots of sex. As great as that may sound, it can be difficult.
Finding Couple Time for Parents of Kids
How can you make time for your relationship when you have children? Ask Dr. Ruth.
When to See a Sex Therapist
When is it time for a couple to turn to a sexual therapist? Ask Dr. Ruth.
Recapture the Excitement as a Couple
In for the long haul? "Dr. Ruth" explains how to keep a relationship exciting over the years.
How Couples Can Re-Connect Sexually
Sexual therapist Michael Perelman gives advice on how couples can reconnect sexually.
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Is Your Partner Cheating?
Infidelity Quiz: Is Your Partner Likely to Cheat? Can Your Relationship Survive an Affair?
Sex Fact or Fiction
How much do you know about sex? Test your bedroom smarts with this quiz.
The Science of Love
Take this science of love quiz to see how much you know about the attraction between the sexes.
Kiss and Tell: What Do You Know About Locking Lips?
Love to lock lips? Test your knowledge on kisses.