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A Couple's Guide to Better Arguing

Sean Grover | Posted 06.24.2015 | Weddings
Sean Grover

Did you know that a good clean fight with your partner could strengthen your relationship? That's right, healthy skirmishes improve intimacy and communication.

#1 Most Important Ingredient to the Success of Marriage

Scott Gornto | Posted 04.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Scott Gornto

By no means am I suggesting that this is easy, but a healthy and thriving marriage requires hard work from both partners. Sometimes this hard work means each spouse laying down his or her arms and finally admitting, "It's not you. It's me. I messed up. How can we make this better?"

Perry and Swift: How Do You Handle Friendship Fallouts?

Dr. Jane Greer | Posted 04.12.2015 | Entertainment
Dr. Jane Greer

It isn't always just happy music and dancing. Singer-songwriters Katy Perry and Taylor Swift are engaged in an ongoing rivalry. The alleged incident t...

5 Tips for When Your Kid Argues About Everything

Monica Swanson | Posted 04.04.2015 | Parents
Monica Swanson

I like a kid with an opinion. I appreciate a kid who thinks about things, and isn't afraid to speak their mind. They've got spunk. They're usually a lot of fun to be around. There are plenty of positives about these kids.

7 Tricks To Winning An Argument

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Julie Weingarden Dubin | Posted 01.05.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Here's wow to keep the peace and persuade family and friends to see it your way: #1: Listen If you want to persua...

Could This Woman Be Trying to Poison Her Husband?

Posted 03.27.2015 | Dr. Phil

Nikki claims that her husband of three years, Mark, has punched her in the face, broken her nose and run over her toe with his truck. "Mark became vio...

Why Do I Have To Be The One To Change?

Michele Weiner-Davis | Posted 11.18.2014 | Divorce
Michele Weiner-Davis

If you aren't getting what you need or want from your loved one, instead of trying to convince him or her to change, why not change your approach to the situation? Why not be more pragmatic?

The Secret To Happiness Is To Leave The Armor On The Wall

John M. Simmons | Posted 09.15.2014 | GPS for the Soul
John M. Simmons

Nothing compares with how I feel when I get an email telling me that by sharing our family's experiences and providing words of encouragement, I have given someone else the strength to carry on in their own challenges.

19 Relationship Spats That Prove Love Makes Us All Idiots

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.15.2014 | Divorce

They say pick your battles, but clearly, no one on this list got the memo. A Reddit thread popped up Monday asking folks to describe the stupidest...

How To Squash Anger When You're Upset

Andrea Bonior | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrea Bonior

Handle your frustration in a healthy way, and it can get your blood flowing and spur you on to make positive changes. Handle it unhealthily, and you'll be prone to making things much worse. Here's how to tame your inner raging bull.

3 Steps to End Any Argument

Dr. Shannon Kolakowski | Posted 04.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Shannon Kolakowski

Arguments are a normal part of life -- it's certainly not expected that you never disagree with the people that you care about. But what can help is finding a way to disagree that doesn't drive a wedge between the two of you.

Should You Argue in Front of Your Kids?

Rebecca Dakin | Posted 04.02.2014 | Parents
Rebecca Dakin

Is the big debate at the moment, bought again to the forefront by new research which suggests that couples who fail to resolve their arguments leave their children at risk of mental health problems.

The Torah of Touchdowns

Aviva A. Perlo | Posted 01.24.2014 | Religion
Aviva A. Perlo

I grew up with a Dad who played football. People used to ask, "Your Dad played professional football? Really? Is he Jewish?"

You're More Likely To Divorce If You Argue About...

Posted 07.16.2013 | Divorce

Arguing about money is the top predictor of divorce, according to Sonya Britt, a Kansas State University researcher. On Friday, she shed light on ...

What Couples Really Want When They Argue

Posted 07.11.2013 | Women

What do you really want when you argue with the person you're in a relationship with? For the other person to relinquish power, a new study out of Bay...

10 Critical Tips for Alzheimer's Caregivers

Marie Marley | Posted 07.23.2013 | Fifty
Marie Marley

Being an Alzheimer's caregiver is hard work that requires a lot of knowledge and many skills for getting along and for connecting with the person. Here are some tips to help you out on your caregiving journey.

10 Ways To Resolve An Argument With Your Spouse

Posted 05.07.2013 | Weddings

By Dr. Susan Heitler for YourTango.com In relationships, we all have our fights, and having the occasional heated debate with your significant othe...

How To Fight Fair With Your Spouse

www.nytimes.com | Posted 04.15.2013 | Weddings

I CALLED IT THE 7:42 P.M. FIGHT. It happened every night when my wife and I gathered to discuss the detritus of our lives. Who’s waking up early wit...

Why Men Retreat and Women Go Wild

Kare Anderson | Posted 03.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Kare Anderson

At work, the man is active, articulate, proposing and usually successful in his conversations, especially with other men. But at home he becomes more inactive, inarticulate, and withdrawn. His apparent passivity drives her crazy. He retreats. She goes wild.

Feelings Getting Out of Hand? 4 Tips on How Not to Sweat the Small Stuff

Deanna Brann, Ph.D. | Posted 03.18.2013 | Women
Deanna Brann, Ph.D.

The next time you are in an awkward or unpleasant situation with someone who matters, don't stew about it. If you decide it's best to deal with the situation yourself by moving beyond your feelings, use these four tips and stop sweating the small stuff!

Relationship Advice: On Arguing Less

Noah Kass | Posted 12.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Noah Kass

There's nothing wrong with occasional fights between partners. However, relationship issues multiply when fighting becomes the the expected mode of communication. This familiar battling debilitates rather than promotes a couple's bond.

Be Proud To Be Wrong

Ben Thomas | Posted 01.30.2013 | TED Weekends
Ben Thomas

Being right feels good; there's no doubt about that. But isn't learning an actual truth more important than defending an ego?

The Number One Block to Prosperity and How to Overcome It

Melissa Van Rossum | Posted 12.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Melissa Van Rossum

This week, news reports covered a bizarre brawl among adults belonging to two wedding parties at the Sheraton Hotel in Philadelphia, Pa. One death res...

The Word You Should Never Say To Your Spouse

Laurie Puhn | Posted 10.29.2012 | Weddings
Laurie Puhn

Using the word "whatever" because it's convenient and lets you off the hook for a decision is setting yourself and your relationship up for a downfall.

POLL: How Often Do You Argue With Your Significant Other?

Posted 10.09.2012 | MarloThomas

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