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Evolutionary psychologists reveal why parents want their children’s mates to have certain traits

Evolutionary psychologists reveal why parents want their children’s mates to have certain traits

Psychologist Carin Perilloux is looking into a crazy little thing called love — and finding out why it’s so complicated when that special someone meets the parents. Good looks, personality, religion and earning potential may all come into play when choosing a serious sweetheart. But Perilloux, a doctoral candidate at The University of Texas at…   » Continue Reading

Researchers diagnose health consequences of marriage, divorce

Researchers diagnose health consequences of marriage, divorce

So, why aren’t you married? It’s an age-old question dreaded by single people. The underlying assumption of the awkward inquiry: there is something wrong with being single and one’s life is somehow incomplete without a partner.  But does marriage mean you will live happily, and healthfully, ever after?  Research does reveal that married people live…   » Continue Reading