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What The Size Of Your Wedding Might Say About Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.20.2014 | Weddings

Sure, inviting everyone and their cousin to your Big Day might cost you a pretty penny, but it could pay off in the long run. A new study says that pe...

The Way Couples Divide Household Chores Can Make Or Break A Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 05.13.2014 | Weddings

Taking out the trash, washing the dishes, or doing laundry may not seem like make-it-or-break it moments for marriages -- but according to a new study...

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 Says Marriage Isn't Always Good For Your Health

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.28.2014 | Divorce

It's long been said that marriage is good for your health, but as anyone who has gone through divorce knows, a bad marriage can take a huge toll on yo...

The Honeymoon Effect Is Real, And Here's Proof

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.22.2014 | Weddings

We've all heard about the "honeymoon effect" -- the theory that everything is peachy in the beginning stages of a marriage until reality sets in, and ...

New Study Reveals Secret To Saving Your Marriage After Infidelity

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.22.2014 | Divorce

Many consider infidelity to be a marital dealbreaker. But a new study conducted by researchers from UCLA and the University of Washington suggests...

Here's A Warning To Anyone Dating A Narcissist

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.11.2014 | Divorce

There are a ton of articles out there highlighting the downsides to dating a narcissist and now a new reason can be added to the list: a new study say...

Study Says Husbands' Health Matters More To Marital Happiness

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 03.14.2014 | Weddings

Studies have shown that happily married people tend to be healthier. But what happens in the later years, when health naturally starts to decline due ...

The Number Of Married Millennials Is Even Lower Than You Expected

Posted 03.12.2014 | Weddings

A new report says that Millennials are tying the knot much later than previous generations. According to research from Pew titled "Millennials in ...

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...

Marrying Someone Just Like You Is Bad For The Economy, Say Economists

Posted 02.03.2014 | Weddings

Marrying someone with similar interests and background is often touted as the recipe for a great marriage -- but a new study suggests that our tendenc...

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...

Behold: The Happiest Relationship Ever, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

Decades' worth of research has attempted to pinpoint what, exactly, makes a couple happy. Scientists have followed relationships over the course of ye...

New Study Reveals Yet Another Health Benefit Of Marriage

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

It's pretty well known that marriage is good for your health, and now a new study says those health benefits run bone deep. Using data from 632 U....

3 Tricks That Will Keep You Happily Married

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

Written by Ericka Souter on CafeMom's blog, The Stir . There is a reason we are always in awe of couples that have been wed 10 years or more. Anyon...

New Study Identifies Key Predictor Of Marital Happiness

Posted 12.02.2013 | Weddings

Before tying the knot, listen to your gut. It's not just good advice, it's backed by science: A new study published in the journal "Science" says ...

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...

Study Says Optimism Doesn't Bode Well For Your Marriage

Posted 11.22.2013 | Divorce

Having realistic expectations for your marriage is better than inflated optimism -- this according to a new study which claims wives who are highly op...

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 ...

REVEALED: The Type Of Spouse Most Likely To Cheat

Posted 11.15.2013 | Divorce

Spouses who are insecure about their partner's commitment are more likely to be unfaithful, according to a new study. The results were published e...

Study Says Wives Matter More When Resolving Marital Spats

Posted 12.05.2013 | Weddings

A new study out of UC Berkeley may have found the key to marital bliss. The research, published in the November 4 edition of "Emotion," found that ...

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...

The Colleges Where You're Most Likely To Meet Your Spouse

Posted 10.09.2013 | Weddings

A new study from Facebook found that more than a quarter (28 percent) of married Facebook users in the U.S. met their spouses in college. And it t...

Study Reveals Which Year Of Marriage Is The Happiest

Posted 09.27.2013 | Weddings

According to a new study by U.K. law firm Slater & Gordon, married couples are happiest in their third year of marriage. Researchers polled 2,000 p...

The Connection With Your Spouse You Didn't Know You Had

Posted 08.29.2013 | Weddings

According to a new study published in the journal Psychological Science, people perceive their spouse’s voice more clearly than other unfamiliar voi...