Relationships

Relationships

The New “Living Apart Together” Trend for Couples

A growing number of people are choosing to be in committed, long-term relationships but keep their own, separate homes.

Relationships

A Hidden Cost to the Living Apart Together Lifestyle

Unmarried couples who choose to keep two homes may be losing out on a key benefit—as domestic partners. Find out your options.

Relationships

This Is Why You Shouldn’t Help Your Coworkers

Helping a coworker often backfires. Here’s why—and wat to do instead.

Soul Perspective

How to Keep Calm When You Passionately Disagree With Someone

Our faith traditions offer very effective strategies for defusing heated conversations (especially political ones) where participants disagree.

Relationships

Is an On Again–Off Again Relationship Running—or Ruining—Your Life?

Is your current romantic relationship a string of breakups and makeups? Find out whether to fix the relationship or call it quits for good.

Divorce

7 Big Secrets About Divorce That Could Cost You Big

Seven things that experienced divorce attorneys know that many people nearing or enduring the divorce process do not.

Relationships

When Someone You Love Is Struggling to Conceive

You want to offer support and comfort but aren’t sure how. Here are the do’s and don’ts of showing concern.

Soul Perspective

How to Keep Friends Who Complain Too Much

One of the most challenging relationships is one with a friend who focus on the negative. Five tips to handle complainers—and even turn them around.

Marriage

When Wives Earn More Than Husbands, They Fudge the Numbers

When the wife earns more than the husband, it’s often an uncomfortable situation for the couple. But here's how you both can feel better about it.

Marriage

You Don’t Have to Be Monogamous to Have a Happy Relationship

Many of us think of people in non-monogamous, "open" relationships as unhappy bed hoppers. But they're not.

Relationships

People with Mild Autism Are All Around You

You probably know an adult with autism—even if it’s undiagnosed. Here’s how to communicate better with the autistic person next door.

Relationships

Making a Long-Distance Relationship Work—for Both of You

Long-distance relationships are becoming more common. Here's how to make yours work—and keep it fulfilling and fun.

Marriage

Marital Tension Can Make Diabetes Worse—Arthritis, Too

Tension in your marriage can literally make symptoms worse for a spouse with a chronic condition. Here's how to avoid that.

Relationships

Sex After 65: Who’s Satisfied, Who’s Not

Most people over 65 say they’re sexually satisfied, but lots of “seniors” who want to have sex are not getting any—and here’s why.

Relationships

9 Healthy Ways to Get Through a Breakup or Divorce

It might feel like the end of the world, but how you cope with this life change will help you emerge with a stronger sense of self.