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Is it Bad for Couples to Sleep in Separate Beds?

Audio [Original recording on ABC website here] Episode Transcript: It wasn’t always the case. Once upon a time two separate beds in the one room was how most married couples slept in the 1800s. It was first said to be the, in thing for couples, the old twin bed by the 1920s, separate beds were seen…
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What is a Textationship? Are Text-Only Relationships Legitimate?

Audio Episode Transcript: All we do is text! Have you heard your friends say this about relationships? They have, maybe it starts with online dating and the banter is good, but it never goes anywhere. You may not even have a phone call or a face-to-face chat. Welcome to a textationship.  Let’s hear more about…
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Is Social Media a Force for Good or Evil in Relationships?

Audio Episode Transcript: It is not uncommon these days to make friends on line. There are people who you might only know and speak to in the online world and on social media. And usually that’s fine, nothing to see here, but when does it cross a line? Let’s talk about this this morning. We…
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Dealing With Passive Aggressive Behaviour

Nothing makes me crankier than someone who can’t even tell me that they’re cranky! The Sugar Doctor and Kia Handley talk about why people behave passive aggressively, and how to manage it. [Full Transcript Below] Audio You can listen to the show live on Monday mornings from 9:30 am on ABC Newcastle at 1233AM or…
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What are your Partner’s most annoying Habits, and How do You Deal?

  Kia Handley and The Sugar Doctor uncover the most annoying habits in the Hunter Valley![Original recording on ABC Radio here.] You can listen to the show live on Monday mornings from 9:30 am on ABC Newcastle at 1233AM or stream live here. Kia Handley is: Not a car! Presenter ABC Newcastle. Loves vintage, Eurovision & great…
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How to Deal with Jealousy in your Relationship

Is jealousy an issue in your relationship? What do you do when the green eyed monster rears its ugly head? The Sugar Doctor and Kia Handley discuss how to deal with jealousy in intimate relationships. [Includes audio & full transcript]
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