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    How Communication Can Keep Our Relationships Healthy

    True healthy relationships can be elusive, even when conditions seem ideal. Many factors contribute to this elusiveness, but there are things we can do to keep our relationship in the best shape possible. First and foremost is clear communication. All other efforts to improve our relationships hinge on understanding and understanding can’t begin until we talk honestly to our significant other, especially when we sense feelings from our companions which we don’t fully understand. Our tendency is to assign labels to the feelings we sense. However, we use the knowledge we have (or the knowledge we think we have) to do so. Add a sprinkle of our own insecurities and,…