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01/16/2014 02:20 pm ET Updated Jan 25, 2014

6 Family Behaviors That Are Totally Dysfunctional

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SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com

Dysfunctional behavior can be easy to slip into for even the most well-functioning families. While the temptation to avoid these issues can be strong, addressing them head on can actually strengthen your family ties.

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