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Study Reveals Interesting Link Between Men's Height And Marital Success

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.29.2014 | Divorce

Tall or short may affect more than just a man's suit size -- according to a new study it may also impact the success of his marriage. Sociologists...

Here's Why Dads Should Think Twice Before Arguing With Their Wives

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.13.2014 | Divorce

It's known that when parents argue, it has a negative effect on their kids. Now, new research suggests that it's the father's relationship with his ch...

Here's Why Couples With Daughters Are More Likely To Divorce

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 07.22.2014 | Divorce

Scientists have long recognized that marriages that produce firstborn daughters are also more likely to end in divorce than marriages that produce fir...

3 Signs Your Wife Will Cheat On You

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.31.2014 | Divorce

Past research has suggested that infidelity is one of the leading causes of divorce. But what drives a person to become unfaithful? Thanks to a ne...

New Study Says Divorce May Be Affecting Your Child's Waistline

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.05.2014 | Divorce

Children of divorce tend to be more overweight than children whose parents never split, according to a new study. Researchers from the Norwegian I...

What Divorced Dads Want for Father's Day: More Time With Their Babies

Linda Nielsen | Posted 07.15.2014 | Divorce
Linda Nielsen

There is no scientific evidence that justifies limiting or postponing overnighting until the age of four. Unfortunately, the alarming reports about overnighting still abound, depriving many babies and toddlers of overnight care from their fathers.

Study Says Your Spouse's Porn Habit Might Not Be So Harmless After All

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 05.09.2014 | Divorce

Millions of Americans watch X-rated films -- heck, it's a multi-billion-dollar business -- but could dabbling in a little porn now and then hurt your ...

New Study Suggests 'In Sickness And In Health' May Not Always Be True

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 05.01.2014 | Divorce

The old adage "'till death do us part" comes to mind in the later years of marriage, when spouses may be faced with declining health. But according to...

Men And Women Have Very Different Views On Infidelity, And This Study Is Proof

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.29.2014 | Divorce

Which type of cheating is worse, sexual or emotional? It depends who you're asking -- more specifically, what gender you're asking. A new study pub...

New Finding Debunks Long-Held Belief About Living Together Before Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 03.11.2014 | Divorce

It's often said that that living together before marriage puts couples at greater risk for divorce later on -- but it turns out that may not be the ca...

1 In 3 People Admit To Lying About This In A Relationship

Posted 02.11.2014 | Divorce

Here's cause for concern if you share a bank account with your significant other: 33 percent of people with combined finances have lied to their partn...

Study Says Watching Rom-Coms Could Save Your Relationship

Posted 01.31.2014 | Divorce

Pop some popcorn, grab some blankets and put in the latest Keira Knightley movie -- a new study found that newlywed couples who watched romantic films...

Study Reveals The Impact Failed Fertility Treatments Have On Relationships

Posted 02.04.2014 | Divorce

Infertility is one of the toughest challenges a couple can face, and now a new study says that couples who are unable to conceive a child after years ...

The Seemingly Good Thing That Could Hurt Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 01.29.2014 | Divorce

We all want a supportive spouse by our side to tackle life's challenges, but according to a new study, it's possible for spouses to be "too supportive...

Rebounding Economy Could Spell Danger For Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 01.28.2014 | Divorce

Divorce rates are climbing, and according to a new study, it could be because couples can finally afford to pull the plug on their marriage thanks to ...

'Red' States Have Higher Divorce Rates Than 'Blue' States, And Here's Why

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

It may seem counterintuitive, but divorce rates are higher in religiously conservative "red" states than "blue" states, despite a Bible-based culture ...

What The War On Poverty Got Wrong About Single Moms

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

It was long thought that marriage was a solution to poverty, but new research suggests that impoverished single moms may be better off staying single....

These Findings Offer Insight Into Why Couples Split -- And What Happens After

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 12.30.2013 | Divorce

What causes a marriage to fall apart? There is definitely no one right answer -- but there is plenty of research offering suggestions. We gathered ...

Survey Reveals What Divorced Couples Regret Most

Posted 12.17.2013 | Divorce

Divorced couples' biggest regret is the impact their split had on their children, according to a new survey out of the U.K. Seddons, a London law ...

New Study Says There's An Upside To Experiencing Hardship

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Here's some good news for divorcés: new research suggests that people who have experienced hardships in the past savor things more in the present. ...

Couples' Drinking Habits May Predict Likelihood Of Divorce

Posted 11.22.2013 | Divorce

A new study concludes that heavy drinking isn't a marital deal-breaker -- so long as both spouses are consuming the same amount of alcohol. Resear...

Survey Reveals #1 Reason Couples Divorce

Posted 11.20.2013 | Divorce

A new survey confirms what your premarital counselor knew all along: the trick to staving off divorce lies in how effectively you and your spouse comm...

Your Yearbook Photo May Predict Your Likelihood Of Divorce

Posted 11.14.2013 | Divorce

Think back on the class picture days from your past: Did you smile big for the camera or keep it tight-lipped? Your choice may be more telling than yo...

3 Reasons Divorce Is Harder On Men Than Women

Posted 11.03.2013 | Divorce

By Tiffany McHugh for YourTango.com. Post originally published on YourTango.com It turns out that in the age-old battle of the sexes, men seem to...

You're More Likely To Die From A Preventable Accident If...

Posted 10.30.2013 | Divorce

As if the tax breaks and the cuddling weren't enough, new research shows that married folks have yet another advantage over their divorced counterpart...