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The Morality of Infidelity

Scott Haltzman, M.D. | Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce
Scott Haltzman, M.D.

why should divorce (deemed acceptable to 68 percent of people) be so much less morally wrong than affairs, especially when you consider the distressing emotional and financial effects of ending a marriage?

Americans' Feelings About Infidelity Revealed

Posted 05.29.2013 | Divorce

A recent Gallup poll, discussed at length in The Atlantic on Wednesday, sheds light on how Americans perceive divorce and infidelity. Gallup's annu...

Why You Should Tell Your Spouse You Cheated

The Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 05.23.2013 | Divorce

You've had an affair. Does that mean your marriage is over? Not necessarily, according to Dr. Scott Haltzman, author of "The Secrets of Surviving I...

WATCH: Wife's Lover Escapes Through Third-Story Window

Posted 05.20.2013 | Divorce

Talk about making a break for it! A new video out of Brazil posted on video-sharing site Live Leak shows a couple embroiled in a heated argument on...

What Not To Do If You're Caught Cheating

Posted 05.18.2013 | Divorce

By Marina Pearson for YourTango.com "How could you have done this to me?" I stood there speechless, not knowing what to say, dumfounded that my ex...

How Things Like This End (Part 5)

Grant Broward | Posted 07.17.2013 | Gay Voices
Grant Broward

One morning I awake to a friend's text message: "You're going to flip shit when you check your newsfeed." I immediately know what to expect, and my suspicions are instantly confirmed. I always knew this day would come. Matt and Liz are engaged.

The Surprising Behaviors That People Consider Cheating

The Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 05.16.2013 | Divorce

What constitutes cheating? Most people might agree that having sex with someone other than your partner is clear-cut infidelity, but what about sen...

5 Reasons You're Stuck With A Cheater

Tracy Schorn | Posted 07.07.2013 | Divorce
Tracy Schorn

Are you on the fence about leaving a cheater? Is this not their first rodeo? Here are some common traps that keep you stuck with a cheater and prevent you from moving on.

WATCH: I'm Gay And Was Married To A Woman

Posted 05.07.2013 | Divorce

In a HuffPost Live segment Friday, Doug Dittmer, the co-author of Over The Cliff: Gay Husbands In Straight Marriages, opened up about what it was like...

WATCH: Why I Confronted My Lover's Wife

Posted 05.06.2013 | Divorce

It's true that the cuckolded spouse generally suffers immense pain at the hands of his or her cheating partner, but what about the mistress? On Hu...

The Other Woman's Not Going To Like This...

Posted 05.01.2013 | Divorce

A new study out of Waseda and Kyushu Universities in Japan puts the femme fatale archetype to the test. According to the study, female spies in mov...

On Shaming The 'Other Woman' In Sonic Youth Split

The Huffington Post | Christina Huffington | Posted 04.25.2013 | Women

We all know that having an affair with a married man is an awful (really, really awful) thing to do. But does that make it okay for the media to publi...

LOOK: How That Facebook Poke Could Cost You

Posted 04.16.2013 | Divorce

It's no surprise that social media has made cheating easier than ever before -- after all, an old flame or flirty friend is only a few mouse clicks aw...

Confession: I'm Dying, And My Husband Is Having An Affair

The Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

Should you confront a cheating spouse? Even those with opposing answers to that question can agree that -- at the very least -- it's complicated. A...

'I Received Death Threats For Cheating'

Posted 04.12.2013 | Divorce

Should we have compassion for cheaters? Yes, according to HuffPost blogger Wendy Plump, the author of "Vow: A Memoir of Marriage (And Other Affairs...

How An Affair Could Improve Your Relationship

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 06.09.2013 | Divorce
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

In some cases, an affair will put the spotlight on certain differences that are irreconcilable. But on the other side of the pain lies the possibility that an act of infidelity can actually make your marriage or love relationship stronger

Confession: My Husband Left Me For A Swiss Pastry Chef

Amy Koko | Posted 06.07.2013 | Divorce
Amy Koko

Here's is what not to do when your husband sits you down after 27 years of marriage and tells you that he has found someone else -- a 30-year-old, blonde Swiss pastry chef no less.

The Unspoken Truth About Infidelity?

Tammy Nelson, Ph.D. | Posted 05.31.2013 | Divorce
Tammy Nelson, Ph.D.

Often, when we discover that a partner has been cheating, the first question is an anguished "Why?"

You Should Tell a Girl You're Married... Before You Sleep With Her

Cameron Frye | Posted 05.27.2013 | Divorce
Cameron Frye

I slept with a married guy. I wish I could say this was a one-time thing, but it's not the first time I've been the other woman.

What Counts as Cheating?

GalTime | Posted 05.26.2013 | Women
GalTime

As dating trends and habits evolve within our society, one thing will always remain taboo: Cheating. In a relationship, what exactly constitutes as cheating? What would you do if your partner cheated, and do men and women define it differently?

Is Infidelity A Marriage Deal Breaker?

Posted 03.14.2013 | Divorce

Are couples too quick to give up on their marriages following infidelity? That's the question author Wendy Plump posed on Thursday in a HuffPost Di...

Old White Guys

Cliff Schecter | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

Frankly, the most important part of this affair is that it's another reminder of why the troupe of old men playing pajama dress up, known as the "Tea Party", are so perpetually angry.

The Most Important Thing To Do After An Affair

Posted 02.06.2013 | Divorce

By Marina Pearson for YourTango.com "I feel so guilty I had the affair. I don't even know why I did it. What was I thinking?" This is a very typ...

The 5 Most Common Reactions To Infidelity

Tracy Schorn | Posted 04.02.2013 | Divorce
Tracy Schorn

Not everyone reacts to infidelity the same way over time.

My Ex Invited Me into His Open Marriage

Samara O'Shea | Posted 03.27.2013 | Women
Samara O'Shea

Once his marital status was on the table, I suddenly became self-conscious. I wondered, "Wait a second ... am I on a date?"