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The national marriage age is increasing, except for this group of people

The national marriage age is increasing, except for this group of people | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Although research says women are more successful economically and socially when they put off marriage, a small group of millennial women is bucking the trend with the idea that marriage is just as imp
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Why Readers, Scientifically, Are The Best People To Fall In Love With

Why Readers, Scientifically, Are The Best People To Fall In Love With | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Readers, like voicemail leavers and card writers, are now a dying breed, their numbers decreasing with every GIF list and online tabloid.
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Why doctors are making a new push for parents to read to kids — even infants

Why doctors are making a new push for parents to read to kids — even infants | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
For the first time, the American Academy of Pediatrics has issued guidelines on reading to kids — including infants. Start early, read often and if a family may be too poor to have its own books
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Our Love Affair With Predicting Divorce

Our Love Affair With Predicting Divorce | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Can psychologists tell if you’re going to break up? Some claim it’s possible, and while they have their critics, the idea that divorce is predictable continues to appeal.
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Married strangers --- reality's worse than reality-TV

Married strangers --- reality's worse than reality-TV | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Would you marry a stranger? It’s surprising how many people do without realizing it. I’m not talking about “Married at First Sight,” the FYI channel’s reality show about arranged marriages. Those c...
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9 Signs Your Marriage Is In Serious Trouble

9 Signs Your Marriage Is In Serious Trouble | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
After decades of being a therapist and lover of self-help books, I've come to realize that red flags usually appear fairly early on in a relationship that can signal eventual disaster if they're not dealt with....
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Map: Where young women have more children

Map: Where young women have more children | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
New Census data reveal patterns in births among women—young and old—by relationship status, age, education and poverty level.
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FCS2315/FY1277: 9 Important Communication Skills for Every Relationship

FCS2315/FY1277: 9 Important Communication Skills for Every Relationship | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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Living with a husband’s chronic illness has a bad effect on his wife’s health

Living with a husband’s chronic illness has a bad effect on his wife’s health | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
I’m not alone in living with chronic illness, but that doesn’t make the pain and sadness any easier.
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Marriage, but not cohabitation, pays health dividends -- for him

Marriage, but not cohabitation, pays health dividends -- for him | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Guys, a loving spouse may save your life, U.S. health officials say. But living with a significant other doesn't appear to confer the same health benefits as marriage.
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The Value of Virginity

The Value of Virginity | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Sex shouldn't be a casual, speedy affair. It is for someone you love and want to spend the rest of your life with
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35 secrets to marriage success

35 secrets to marriage success | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
For many married couples, falling in love and saying "I do" was the easy part. Living happily ever after is the part that takes a whole lot of work.
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Surprised? Even Poor Whites Have It Better Than Blacks

Surprised? Even Poor Whites Have It Better Than Blacks | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
A 25-year study of blacks and whites in Baltimore finds that income status can be an equalizer, but race does make a difference.
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In our opinion: Because higher education helps to enhance the stability of marriage, we should encourage both

In our opinion: Because higher education helps to enhance the stability of marriage, we should encourage both | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Education, not race, provides the clearest indicator of whether a woman will have children before getting married. Because higher education helps to enhance the stability of marriage, we should do eve
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Senator Moynihan also said "the principle objective of the American government, at all levels, is to ensure that children are born into intact families and remain in them."

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Building momentum to bridge the word gap

Building momentum to bridge the word gap | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Low-income children hear 20-30 million fewer words than their higher-income peers, a word gap with important consequences.
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Thanks for sharing.... a interesting one

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Why the decline in marriage among first-time mothers matters for their children

Why the decline in marriage among first-time mothers matters for their children | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
New Census data suggest that women who had a first child out of wedlock are more likely to be unemployed and less likely to be married now.
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Sliding vs Deciding: The Blog of Scott Stanley

A blog about research on romantic relationships and marriage.
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More Kids Born Outside Marriage, but Fewer Teen Births - The Numbers - WSJ

More Kids Born Outside Marriage, but Fewer Teen Births - The Numbers - WSJ | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
More children are born outside of wedlock, but fewer are born to teen moms, according to a report released by the Census Bureau on Tuesday.
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