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Research shows a widow's or widower's grief can have big effects on physical health
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
With the new movie starring Tom Hanks, here are 6 gems from the late, great PBS star
Is ending a relationship with your brother or sister ever the right thing to do?
It hurts to be estranged from our kids. But the problem could just be misperception.
This writer is discovering the realities of more 'couple time'
Unintended barbs cut to the quick and can’t be taken back. Here are some better options.
As a child, she didn't get her dad's thriftiness. Why she does now.
Start slowly, create categories and seek help if you need it
Follow these tips and you’ll avoid turning your farewell into a faux pas
The words you choose can ease the pain or they can make matters worse
Three weeks of (mostly) summer fun taught us a lot about ourselves
Family feuds are heartbreaking — don't let pride fuel the problem
Alternatives to 'How can I help?' from an author of 'Suddenly Single After 50'
Don't start packing until you answer these key questions
The reality of the 20-year itch and how couples can face the challenge
Money & Policy
The 'Friends Talk Money' podcast on making smart financial moves in a weird year
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS