Divorce

Break out trend

Making a break for it: When you divorce because your friends have

Nedahl Stelio Anthony Calva had been seriously contemplating whether to end his relationship for more than a year when one of his closest friends got divorced.

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Are post-divorce tattoos rational?

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Nedahl Stelio Heard the story about the woman who gets a star, heart or butterfly tattoo after her divorce to signify her new life? Of Course. That is fairly standard.

Singer Faye Wong's split highlights China divorce crisis

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Tom Phillips One of east Asia's best-loved pop stars has announced she is separating from her husband, prompting debate over a divorce crisis in China.

Talking divorce before tying the knot

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Katherine Feeney Should you discuss divorce before saying 'I Do'?

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Dating after divorce

Dating after divorce: a whole new world.

MJ Angel Regardless of whether you've had an amicable or tumultuous divorce, when you finally come out the other end single, the future can appear daunting.

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Selling divorce to the untrusting men market

Katherine Feeney CityKat.

Katherine Feeney Selling divorce to the untrusting men market

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Life matters

Friendship divorce

Is it our responsibility to hang in there no matter what, asks Jacinta Tynan.

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Eastern approach may keep couples from landing in divorce courts

Michael Campbell and his wife Wang Yan Ming have been married for 20 years.

Adele Horin AUSTRALIAN couples show affection, speak their mind and put high store on love and sex as essential ingredients of a happy marriage.

Generation gap

Divorce more deadly for young women

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Luke Malone The younger you are, the harder divorce hits your health, say researchers.

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Divorce parties - a celebration of life or just bad taste?

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Katherine Feeney Divorce parties - a celebration of life or just bad taste?

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Is divorce ruining relationships?

Katherine Feeney CityKat.

Katherine Feeney Divorce is too easy and it's changing how we conceptualise relationships.

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Anyone can be a life coach

Anyone can be a life coach, so is it time to ask: who is really coaching you?

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Sandy Smith In Australia life coaching is unregulated. Anyone can set themselves up as a life coach and charge hefty fees for trying to help people achieve goals or desires in their personal or professional...

CityKat

What we learn from our parents' relationship

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Katherine Feeney Did your parents have a happy marriage? If they didn't, are you screwed? Too many of us are beginning on the backfoot, and I wonder, what hope is there, if any?

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Oops, I did it again

Is sex with the ex ever a good idea?

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MJ Angel I can't recall how many times I have consoled and cajoled friends over the years that have insisted on dragging out the inevitable by embarking on the dangerous and often disastrous path of "ex sex".

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What can gay men teach straight people about sex?

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 19:  Two Lego men decorate the top of Paul McCarthy and Trent Kandler's wedding cake prior to the reception at Martin Bosley's on August 19, 2013 in Wellington, New Zealand. Australian gay couple Paul McCarthy and Trent Kandler were flown to Wellington by Tourism New Zealand in a promotion to highlight to Australians that same-sex marriage is legal in New Zealand.  (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Katherine Feeney Here’s what my friends have taught me:

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Can sanctioned affairs improve a marriage?

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Katherine Feeney Not quite swinging, not quite cheating. Sanctioned affairs have emerged as a way of ensuring the longevity of a marriage while essentially rewriting the rules.

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Confessions of a stalker: when curiosity crosses the line

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MJ Angel In the age of social media, it can be tempting to keep tabs your ex. Don't ... it's not worth it.

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Why don't we talk about sex any more?

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Katherine Feeney You trust someone enough to share your life with them ... but the more you get to know them, the less intimate you become.

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Taking control

Why do women pay for sex?

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Matty Silver More and more women are willing to pay for sexual experiences.

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Love bytes

Love bytes: The danger of online dating scams

Alexandra Bathman It was a miserable and rainy night in Perth. But for Arriadne, this particular night was just as miserable and lonely as the one before.