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The 3-Year Relationship Itch — It’s Everywhere Now

Is it a sign it’s over?

Image by Amrullah Ab from Pixabay

Let’s call it the latest form of bed bug — the 3-year itch.

A new phenomenon? Not entirely. The idea was first floated a decade ago with 36-months identified as the tipping point where romance dwindles and couples start to take each other for granted.

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Karen Nimmo

Karen Nimmo

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Clinical psychologist, writer. Editor of On the Couch: Practical psychology for everyday life. karen@onthecouch.co.nz