Occasional jealousy is okay and may even add a little excitement and zest to the relationship. But what to do when this jealousy becomes more frequent and intense and even overwhelming? Why Do People Get Jealous? The common evolutionary explanation for jealousy is that men fear sexual infidelity as they want to be absolutely certain that their offspring is actually theirs.
7 Strategies on Dealing with Jealousy in Intimate Relationships
7 Strategies on Dealing with Jealousy in Intimate Relationships | HuffPost
And you find yourself feeling bitter and angry often, she said. One of the most common types of jealousy is romantic jealousy, she said. Social networking sites — such as Facebook — also can trigger jealousy. Insecurity often underlies jealousy. But more on that later. Tips for Romantic Relationships Assess your relationship.