Why Divorce Can Lead To An Early Death

Why Divorce Can Lead To An Early Death

Divorce is linked to a wide range of poor health outcomes, including early death. A new study suggests two reasons why: a greater likelihood of smoking and lower levels of physical activity. “We were trying to fill in the gap of evidence linking marital status and...
Jewish Divorce Refusal Under The Spotlight

Jewish Divorce Refusal Under The Spotlight

Two Australian groups have submitted information about religious Jewish divorce issues to a government committee, which includes divorce refusal as a means of control and abuse over a woman trying to escape a violent marriage. The National Council of Jewish Women of...
Should Violence Victims Have To Testify?

Should Violence Victims Have To Testify?

For the past decade Colleen Wainwright has represented countless domestic violence victims working as a police prosecutor. She’s one of many in the sector calling for changes in legislation that would allow body-worn camera footage to be used in court...
Is Online Divorce a Good Idea?

Is Online Divorce a Good Idea?

In the United Kingdom, the latest initiative in the Ministry of Justice’s £1bn modernisation programme enables couples splitting up across England and Wales to complete their applications for online divorce without going to court. Language has been simplified...
Crazy Divorce Stories

Crazy Divorce Stories

While for most people divorce is a difficult and emotional time, it can also create some irrational behaviour which leads to some very interesting divorce stories. But remember that as crazy as these stories are, there are usually consequences for them as well....
Divorce Regret: How To Deal With It

Divorce Regret: How To Deal With It

A new study in the UK shows that divorce regret is very common, with slightly over half of divorced people reporting that they regret their divorce. Another 40 percent end up considering giving that already-failed relationship another try. In light of these large...