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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...

Why Working-Class Americans Aren't Getting Married

Posted 08.13.2013 | Weddings

Recently, we've been hearing that fewer and fewer Americans are tying the knot, with the U.S. marriage rate at its lowest point in more than a century...

The Real Reason You're Fighting With Your Spouse

Posted 07.09.2013 | Weddings

As if feeling energized and refreshed weren't good enough reasons to get a good night's sleep, here's another: bad sleep can make your marital fights ...

The Divorce Risk In Your Kitchen

Posted 02.07.2013 | Divorce

Want to make sure your marriage lasts? You may want to put down that glass of wine. Heavy drinking and incompatible drinking -- where one spouse co...

The 2-Letter Word That Can Change Your Marriage Forever

M. Gary Neuman | Posted 04.06.2013 | Weddings
M. Gary Neuman

The "me" couple operates as two distinct people who happen to be in a relationship. The "we" couples are unquestionably a team. You see it in their body language and especially in their speech.

The Most Fascinating Divorce Findings Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 12.31.2012 | Divorce

In 2012, researchers touched on subjects as diverse as "divorce genes" and the impact of pre-marital jitters on success later in marriage.

The 10 Most Talked-About Marriage Findings Of 2012

Posted 12.27.2012 | Weddings

From health benefits to couples' drinking habits, researchers delved into many facets of marriage, and the results were fascinating -- and sometimes contradictory.