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Elderly couple die minutes apart video

Isaac and Teresa Vatkin died holding hands.

After 69 years of marriage, Isaac and Teresa Vatkin spent their final moments as deeply in love as ever.

The rise of the 'slow divorce'

Is a wham-bam "quickie" divorce better than waiting years before making it official?

Is a wham-bam "quickie" divorce better than waiting years before making it official?

Heartbroken? Go travelling

Travel is, after all, not so much about getting away from it all as it is about getting away from just one or two people.

Been dumped? Put down the chocolate and the booze and travel your way out of heartache.

When your date is an ex model

Rachel is on a mission to complete 33 dates.

Rachael is still trying to find Mr Right with her 33 dates project. And it's bringing her down.

It's official: Elon & Amber video

Amber Heard and Elon Musk both tweeted about their dinner on the Gold Coast.

Based on these cheeky pics, it seems Elon Musk and Amber Heard are an item after all.

Do 'marriage sabbaticals' work?

Can a temporary split save a marriage?

Can a year-long separation save a marriage? Or should you just save time and heartache with a clean break?

When your sex drive disappears

In the early years of parenthood, sleep can often take priority over sex.

One mum admits she can now go months without sex - and it seems she's not the only one.

Stopping traffic to tie the knot

Taranaki couple Jarred Wallace and wife Samantha get married on the Bertrand Road Bridge, near Waitara.

Taranaki couple go to great lengths to tie the knot at the foot of the historic Bertrand Road Bridge.

Surprise holidays are the way to go

Surprising your loved one, friends or family with a trip away is one of the best types of presents.

Planning a getaway is a relationship test, so ace it by using the element of surprise.

Do you need sexual healing?

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Body worker and coach Jacob ...

We learn how to drive a car. We take cooking and salsa dancing classes. So why not call in an expert for the bedroom.

'I was a mistress'

'I didn't want to be seen as a home wrecker.'

It eats away at me but I didn't want to be seen as a home wrecker.

Gay rugby players 'out' at movies

John Butler says he came of age in a world where gender roles were very rigidly defined.

Can one movie help create rugby's biggest news story of 2017? Director John Butler hopes so.

Swingers prank to get off email list video

Meet at the Russley clubhouse for "a few pints" before heading to Tawse Manor? Sorry. You've been played.

If you're stuck on an email list you can't get off, what do you do? Prank them with a secret sex group, of course.

Why MAFS is so wrong

Simon and Alene kept to themselves throughout the show emerging with a strong relationship and their dignity still intact.

OPINION: I had to watch the whole of Married at First Sight. I now hate it. Here's why.

Are engagement rings out?

It's an age-old tradition, but some couples are now choosing to give the engagement ring a miss.

Not keen to spend a fortune on a diamond ring to show your commitment? You're not alone.

5 odd things about Trump and Melania

The body language is never quite right between Donald and Melania.

Let's discuss Mr and Mrs Trump's strange relationship dynamic.

Kris Jenner furious over memoir video

Kris Jenner "so angry" after reading a copy of Caitlyn Jenner's "made up" memoir.

Kris Jenner "so angry" after reading a copy of Caitlyn Jenner's "made up" memoir.

Hardest breakup? With hairdresser

How do you bounce back when your favourite relationship ends?

My hairdresser has left me. And, he left the profession to become – wait for it – a tradie.

Why I bought a single bed at 35

Dropping the phrase "By the way, I only have a single bed" into conversation is a great way to sort the wheat from the chaff.

Dropping the phrase "By the way, I only have a single bed" into conversation is a great way to sort the wheat from the chaff.

How to avoid a 'drainer' boyfriend

Women are too often burdened with doing emotional heavy-lifting for needy men.

OPINION: Women are too often burdened with doing emotional heavy-lifting for needy men.

Danger of an empty nest marriage

When kids leave home and you are drawn back to the centre of your marriage, you might not want to go.

When kids leave home and you are drawn back to the centre of your marriage, you might not want to go.

Home habits that drive us mad video

Some domestic habits are intolerable.

We find out the domestic tendencies which make your stomachs turn.

Pregnant at 40, then I met the one

Ten days after meeting, Mark proposed.

OPINION: Deciding to go it alone was called "brave", but I prefer to think of it as "proactive".

Are top sheets ruining sleep for us?

Do we really need a top sheet to get a good night's sleep?

You'll spend 25 years of your precious life asleep, so at least get this right: The top sheet is a 'scam' you can live without.

I love him but the sex is dull

What is the point in being in a couple if the sex is not satisfying because of lacklustre orgasms?

My current partner can't last long enough to give me that climax. What can I do to resolve this?

Teen domestic violence not reported

A Taranaki police officer says family violence is like a "cancer" in New Zealand society.

Violence is happening in teen relationships - but people aren't speaking up, police say.

20 types you shouldn't date

Clearly, she's far too attractive to make the New York Post writer's cut.

The NY Post warns against dating "hot women". Why not add these people to the no-date list as well?

Are you ready to live together?

Everything's going great - but does that mean you're ready to take the next step by living together?

With more and more couples cohabitating, how do you know if you're ready to be one of them?

What is a healthy relationship?

"What does your partner do that makes your life better?" a student's responses in the work booklet.

Could you pick out an unhealthy relationship from a healthy one? Auckland students find out.

A fifth child saved my marriage

Actress Tori Spelling reveals how falling pregnant again sparked a "new perspective" to repair her rocky marriage.

Actress Tori Spelling reveals how falling pregnant again sparked a "new perspective" to repair her rocky marriage.

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