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Why Do We Kiss?

It's something I had never really thought about, until I started talking to a woman from a village near New Delhi. The newlywed was trying hard to come to terms with her husband's peculiar habit of wa…

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Test Your Kissing Knowledge!

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, here is some kissing trivia, compliments of Marc Liechtung, DMD, principal in New York-based Manhattan Dental Arts, a practice that specializes in cosmetic and …

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Smooches from Fido: Yay or Nay?

July 6th was International Kissing Day (of the human sort). Later in the month, Care2 readers heard about a dolphin and a dog that kissed. But how about people and their pets—do they kiss? Personal…

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The Art of Kissing

A kiss can be a comma, a question mark or an exclamation point.  That's basic spelling that every woman ought to know. -Jeanne Bourgeois If ever there was a communication mechanism that predicted t…

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Why Do We Withhold Love?

My four year-old just told me that her very liberal, uber-crunchy, 100 percent woo-woo Waldorf kindergarten has a rule -- no kissing in school. She’s heartbroken. Siena LOVES to kiss. She kisses…

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Ask the Loveologist: Learning How to Kiss

My girlfriend recently told me that she doesn't think I am a good kisser. I was a little offended but asked her what a good kisser is then? All she could tell me is that my kisses are too hard and …

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Philematology: The Science of the Kiss

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. Ingrid Bergman I love to kiss. When I think back to living in France in my 20s, the most memorable part of …

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