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People in long-distance relationships say they come with challenges and advantages. Photo used under Creative Commons license

Long-distance romantic relationships are on the rise, and although they can be difficult, many young people think they are worth it. Lisa Maupin, who has been in a long-distance relationship for four and a half years, and Jackson Bartak, who has been in one for seven months, share their insights.

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