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EconPapers: Does Marriage Make You Healthier?

By Nezih Guner, Yuliya Kulikova and Joan Llull; Abstract: We use the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) and the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) to study the
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Baumgardner: Study shows marriage affects income

Baumgardner: Study shows marriage affects income | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Does marriage matter? The question has been bantered around for decades.
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9 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Relationship

9 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Relationship | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
[Huffington Post] It's tempting to jump into relationships when we meet someone we believe is wonderful. But if it takes a few months to begin gauging someone's character, and two to three years to truly know them, we are setting ourselves up for disaster if we ...
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OKLAHOMA NOW: Honoring our military families

OKLAHOMA NOW: Honoring our military families | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Next Tuesday, November 11, is Veterans Day. As they always do, Oklahomans will honor those who have fought for this country and served in our military.
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Fathers still face stigma on family leave, Coltrane tells NYT | Around the O

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What makes for a stable marriage? Part 2 | Randal S. Olson

What makes for a stable marriage? Part 2 | Randal S. Olson | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Randy Olson reviews more of a research paper that outlines what makes for a stable marriage in the U.S.
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'Do Fathers Matter?' says something new : Ct

'Do Fathers Matter?' says something new : Ct | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
From the tiniest microbe or fragment of DNA to the origins of the universe, it sometimes feels as if every subject generates a vast tide of scientific studies and that
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Why Horseplay is Vital for Your Kids

Why Horseplay is Vital for Your Kids | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Read Christopher A. Brown's newest post on Why Horseplay is Vital for Your Kids.
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Investing in the Health and Well-Being of Young Adults

Investing in the Health and Well-Being of Young Adults | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Young adulthood—ages approximately 18 to 26—is a critical period of development with long-lasting implications for a person’s economic security, health, and well-being. Recognizing the need for a special focus on young adulthood, the Health Resources and Services Administration and the Office of the Assistant Sec¬retary for Planning and Evaluation in the Department of Health and Human Services, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The Annie E. Casey Foundation, and the Department of Defense commissioned the Institute of Medicine (IOM) and National Research Council (NRC) to convene a committee of experts to review what is known about the health, safety, and well-being of young adults and to offer recommendations for policy and research.
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Parents can help toddlers with slow language skills catch up, Stanford psychologist says

Parents can help toddlers with slow language skills catch up, Stanford psychologist says | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Early results from a program designed by Stanford psychologists show that educating parents on how to talk with their toddlers can improve the kids' language development.  
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Two simple rules of thumb that let us parents get away with blowing it

Two simple rules of thumb that let us parents get away with blowing it | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Dog trainers have been telling us this for years. If you want well-behaved puppies, rewards have much more impact than punishments. It's also been well-known for years that the same principle appli...
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You Should Probably Marry Someone Your Own Age

You Should Probably Marry Someone Your Own Age | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Even a five-year age difference makes a couple 18 percent more likely to get divorced, compared to a couple born on or around the same year.
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Pythagoras' iPhone: Is Listening A Lost Classroom Art?

Pythagoras' iPhone: Is Listening A Lost Classroom Art? | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Listen and learn, the saying goes. But are students and teachers these days fully listening to each other? What, exactly, is good listening, and why does
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Millennial madness --- kids without marriage

Millennial madness --- kids without marriage | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
The other day, something came across my newsfeed about Kourtney Kardashian’s pregnancy style. I’ll hand it to her; she’s a stylish pregnant lady. And we know this for certain now, because this is h...
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Institute for Family Studies Newsletter, 11/7/14: Marriage in the elections, how schools help families, and more

Institute for Family Studies Newsletter, 11/7/14: Marriage in the elections, how schools help families, and more | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
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Mark Molden speaks on Relationship Education in Parliament - Marriage Care

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Thinking Of Stealing Someone's Partner? You Might Want To Consider This First

Thinking Of Stealing Someone's Partner? You Might Want To Consider This First | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
If you're a single adult in America and you're eyeing someone from across the room, there's about a 50/50 chance that person is also single. But do you even care? A new study suggests that, if you don't, maybe you should.

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Take the Oxford Happiness Questionnaire

Take the Oxford Happiness Questionnaire | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
Where would you sit on a scale stretching from ‘not happy’ to ‘too happy’? Find out in this five-minute test from psychologists at Oxford Brookes University
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Giving Hope to a Relationship Third-World Country

Giving Hope to a Relationship Third-World Country | Healthy Marriage Links and Clips | Scoop.it
By Sage Erickson Picture a third world country: desperate poverty, a daily struggle to survive, widespread suffering, minimal sanitation, and diminished econ
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