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Marital Satisfaction

The Donald Trump Syndrome: A Boon to Marriage

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 02.01.2016 | Entertainment
SaraKay Smullens

Perhaps I should have anticipated it: Since Donald Trump's candidacy so many have been reacting to his actions and antics as they discuss their own marital challenges that I believe it vital to introduce a new syndrome named after The Donald.

12 Things I've Learned In 12 Years Of Marriage

Galit Breen | Posted 08.25.2014 | Weddings
Galit Breen

Don't waste time being wistful for who you once were. Instead, stay grateful for who you are to each other today. Being grateful and present sheds the right light on everything and everyone.

20 Little Ways To Make Your Marriage Even Stronger

Posted 03.01.2014 | Weddings

By Sharon Naylor for Bridal Guide You want to be with the love of your life forever, and he with you, so always make your marriage a top priority (...

10 Scientifically Proven Ways To Be A Good Spouse

Samantha Joel | Posted 02.05.2015 | Weddings
Samantha Joel

I had decades of research at my fingertips to help my spouse and me figure out what it really means to be a good spouse. Why not harness those resources for our wedding?

Here's How To Have A Happy Relationship, According To Science

Posted 06.23.2014 | Weddings

Scientists spend a lot of time figuring out what makes people happy, especially when it comes to love and relationships. Thanks to the folks at Ha...

Study Reveals Benefit To Marrying Attractive Wife

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 11.19.2013 | Weddings

Happy wife, happy life? Not anymore -- a new study suggests it’s an attractive wife that leads to a satisfying marriage. In the study, which was ...

Why Your Marriage May Have Been Doomed From The Start

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 10.08.2013 | Divorce

The reason your marriage is plagued by extreme highs and lows may lie in your DNA, a study released Monday claims. Researchers at the University of...

The 21-Minute Marriage Cure!

Wray Herbert | Posted 03.05.2013 | Science
Wray Herbert

Any offer of something for nothing is almost always a gimmick or scam. But what if such a claim were based on scientific theory and supported by credible evidence? Would we be able to put our skepticism aside and give the claim a fair hearing, even if it sounds outlandish?

8 Strategies For A Happier Relationship

Tamar Chansky | Posted 11.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Tamar Chansky

There was a time back in the early days of my now nearly 30-year marriage when a hand-written sign hung over our toilet. It read as follows: "Please remember to put the seat down or [cover your ears, kids] I may be forced to kill you." Yikes.

The Depressing Thing Two-Thirds Of People Think On Their Wedding Day

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 11.09.2012 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

"Do you still want to get married?" my mother-in-law asked my future wife on the day we were to be married. Her intuition told her to be alert to prem...

Proof That Bad Sex Can Ruin Your Marriage

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 12.01.2011 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

Surely scientists do not need to study this question. We all know the answer without even bothering with some lame scientific study. Or surely this was settled scientifically a long time ago, right?

How Being Happy At Work Could Improve Your Marital Satisfaction, Too

Dr. Terri Orbuch | Posted 07.18.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Terri Orbuch

People who are happy in their jobs often report being happy spouses, as well. In effect, job satisfaction can increase relationship happiness.

Couples Often Dissatisfied With Marriage: Study

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

One of the most consistent findings about marriage is the marital satisfaction declines over the course of marriage. One recent study that followed c...

Kids Marital Satisfaction Study: Children DECREASE Satisfaction | LiveScience StaffLiveScience.Com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Parents all know that children make it harder to do some of the most enjoyable adult things. Bluntly put, kids can get between you. Now scientists ...