Monthly Archives: November 2013

America’s Longest Married Couple

The divorce rate in the United States has dropped somewhat over the last decade to around forty percent.  Although this rate is still high, it is an improvement over that of the 1980’s when the divorce rate was hovering around fifty percent for all married couples.   A recent study conducted...

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The Silent Killer in Domestic Violence Cases

Domestic violence remains a serious issue in the United States and around the rest of the world as well.  Although laws have changed to increase penalties for perpetrators of domestic violence, millions of women and hundreds of thousands of men are assaulted by their partners every year. Domestic violence takes...

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Marriage Trends

Many remember the old playground song, “First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes Mary (or any child’s name) with a baby carriage.”  Though in days gone by, this adage may have been true, in recent years the sequence of steps to marriage has been quite different. Recent research has...

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