While these red flags may not be deal-breakers, we suggest you proceed with awareness.After all, if you pay attention, no one can tell you, "I told you so."1. Often under the guise of wanting to help you — whether it's to improve an area of your life or to keep you from embarrassing yourself — men who find a way of criticizing your behavior and choices are flexing their control muscle.It could be that he refuses to accompany you on group outings with your friends, or that he demands to know where and with whom you are at all times.One of the tell-tale signs that he's slowly cutting you off from your friends is his readiness to bad-mouth them.If you have low self-esteem it means that you have negative ideas about your worth and value as a person.There are various signs of low self-esteem, including: Sometimes it can be hard to identify what the cause of your low self-esteem is.
It’s totally normal for people to feel down about themselves from time to time, but when these feelings start to hang around all the time it’s usually an indication of low self-esteem.
May 8, 2000 -- Like five million other Americans, Candace and Alan Saylor (not their real names) desperately wanted a baby but couldn't seem to conceive.
After a consultation, they were sent home with doctor's orders: Have sex when Candace was most fertile, and have it often.
"I'd try to think of my husband as a sexy man, not just the guy who didn't get me pregnant," says Candace.
"Sometimes, before intercourse, I'd focus on some physical aspect of him that I particularly adore, and that would turn me on." Obviously, it worked -- the Saylors' daughter, Caitlin, is now three.
Many other infertile couples who are still trying to conceive say that sex can become tedious when they have to time intercourse to accommodate numerous lab tests or maximize their chances of success.