Later-in-life divorce becoming more common

Nicole M. King | 03 February 2016
And the ramifications are far from positive.

Nothing happy about divorce season

Nicole M. King | 14 January 2016
Filing for divorce accelerates after the holiday season, and the effect on kids is long-term.

Parental divorce ups likelihood of marijuana use

Nicole M. King | 08 January 2016
Religion, on the other hand, is linked to less marijuana use.

“When my parents got divorced”

Tamara El-Rahi | 08 October 2015
A surprisingly real video by BuzzFeed.

Want a lasting marriage?

Naomi Schaefer Riley | 14 August 2015
Don't look to Hollywood for role models.

Marriage is forever

Tamara El-Rahi | 08 July 2015
Not just till the feelings don't feel so good.

Easy divorce, earlier death?

Nicole M. King | 26 May 2015
The unhealthy correlation between divorce and mortality.

Life is short. Don’t have an affair

Nicole M. King | 27 April 2015
Cheating ends in divorce for many, many couples

Divorced parents, increased drug use

Nicole M. King | 09 March 2015
Full divorce courts + empty churches = more drug use.

Is life after divorce better?

Nicole M. King | 13 January 2015
Research says that losing a spouse through divorce can be harder than losing a spouse to death.

The link between divorce and mortality

Nicole M. King | 10 September 2014
Divorce packages at hotels won't stop the detrimental effects of divorce.

The first divorce selfie

Tamara El-Rahi | 02 September 2014
And why it makes me sad.

Premature death linked to divorce

Nicole M. King | 12 August 2014
Which makes the worst states for divorce good for your health.

Gender gaps in college linked to divorce rates

Nicole M. King | 23 July 2014
The absence of a father, in a typical post-divorce setting, affects the education of boys.

Children of divorce more reliant on psychiatric help

Nicole M. King | 07 July 2014
Back and forth between the homes of divorced parents is detrimental for kids.

Housing strains, marriage and mental health

Nicole M. King | 17 March 2014
Homeowners in default or foreclosure represent an identifiable high-risk group.

The link between student debt and divorced parents

Nicole M. King | 10 March 2014
Married parents contribute significantly more to children’s college education than other parents.

Loneliness is bad for your health

Nicole M. King | 28 February 2014
Chronic loneliness is more damaging to health than obesity.

Sons of divorce, and school shooters

Carolyn Moynihan | 20 December 2013
There's a common thread tying together most school shooters - and it's not just access to guns.

Norway rethinks its acceptance of divorce

Nicole M. King | 06 November 2013
Instead they're promoting date nights to benefit marriage, which then benefits the well-being of young people.

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