Examining changes in parental unions near the time of childbirth, social science researchers have found that premarital births do not predict breakups so long as couples marry – at some point – after a child is born.
Many married couples can feel overwhelmed and stressed after their first child's birth, but the transition period isn't as long for the second child.
Couples with young children are as likely to stay together if the mother is the main breadwinner rather than the father, new research shows.
Technology helps bring married couples closer together even though the use of electronic devices can be a source of tension, a US survey showed Tuesday.
(Phys.org) —Those searching for love on Valentine's Day might want to amp up their Facebook friend requests.
Since World War II, women have entered the American workforce in greater numbers than ever before. For married couples, this presents a wrinkle, since it can be hard for both partners to find a desirable job in the same locale.
The latest space tourism venture depends more on hot air than rocket science.
As Baby Boomers begin entering retirement, some may find themselves unprepared for the transition. New research from the University of Missouri indicates that spouses tend to have similar levels of planning for retirement. ...
Protective effect of education on marriage differs between white and African-American women, study finds
(Phys.org) —Married couples who have attained higher levels of education are less likely to divorce than less-educated couples, but a new study conducted at Rutgers School of Social Work points to significant racial differences.