Relationships take a lot of work. For some, that effort might come a bit more naturally, making it seem easy. But for some others, the game of maintaining happiness in a long-term union is no simple feat. That’s why Yahoo
The situations in the past few months have brought many uncertainties in people’s lives leaving many in a state of fear and many others insecure about the future. Many couples are currently living in a suspended present and struggling to
Dating before tying the knot sets the precedent for what married life will be like, and there are quite a few things you can do before getting hitched to ensure that your marriage is built on a solid foundation. Engaging
A decades-old question of whether couples in long-term relationships begin to look alike over time has been answered by researchers. For the study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, researchers from Stanford University used facial images of more than 500 couples taken within the first
The Anambra State chapter of the National Youth Service Corp NYSC on Wednesday, celebrated twelve 2019 Batch C members who got married to each other during their service year. The couples, Eze Obinwa, Oluchi peace, Henry Nwachoko Charles Ruth, Oluchukwu
A good marriage does not only require a great deal of love but also respect which is often regarded as the number one component in a marriage that aspires to succeed. In fact, it is said that a marriage may
Kemi Oyedepo, the devoted wife of David Oyedepo Jnr, first son of the founder and General Overseer of Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, has shared some wise counsels with couples who are experiencing difficulties in their marriages. In a recent
Dr. Shola Jordan Adeoye is a certified Professional Counsellor/Coach & Lead Pastor of The Lighthouse Church in New York. The popular marriage counselor who also doubles as a therapist has been helping a lot of people work out their marriages.
Dr. Eghosa Osaruemwenmwen, a medical practitioner and a psychologist has advised couples to imbibe family planning in order to give their children a better life. Osaruemwenmwen gave this advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria at Estate
There is no marriage that is perfect and it is important for couples to devise means to amicably tackle their marital challenges. Though it has been argued that inviting third party into a union is not healthy, some people believe
Notably, in any human relationship, especially marriage, disagreement somewhat seems inevitable, and this underscores why marriage counsellors stress the need for couples to learn to say ‘sorry’. They said refusal to say it could make issues degenerate into serious conflict.
Weight loss and fitness is most successful in heart attack survivors when partners join in the effort to diet, according to research presented on August 27 at European Society of Cardiology ESC Congress 2020. “Lifestyle improvement after a heart attack
The ability to get pregnant and birth a child is a traditional expectation for all women worldwide, especially in Africa where having children is an unmistakable form of social security. However, it is not a problem without a solution. Infertility
After months of sheltering-in-place as most countries continue to battle an ongoing public health crisis, COVID-19 has proven to be more than just a threat to one’s physical health. Be it mental health, sobriety, or romantic relationships, the pandemic has
Saidu Yusuf and his twin brother, Saadu Yusuf are identical twins with a rather interesting life that they share together. Apart from being identical twins, the Jigawa State-born duo married twins from Daura, Katsina State; hometown of the President, Maj.Gen.
Marriage is a huge commitment that shouldn’t be entered into lightly, and one woman has developed a checklist for couples before they say I do. Twitter user @cxkenobxkerry shared her list of 20 things that every couple should discuss before they walk
We all know that no marriage is perfect. Every couple is different, and what worked for your great-grandparents or your BFF and her husband may be the complete opposite of what helps you and your significant other. But that doesn’t
It is a classic relationship stalemate: One partner asks the other to change something and the partner who is asked shuts down. But that type of response may actually be beneficial for the relationship of lower-income couples, according to new
In financially challenging times, it’s especially important to show your partner love and support, say, researchers, who studied what contributes to couples’ success in financially stressful times. Experts have predicted that the COVID-19 pandemic will result in the worst financial
Dr. Thomas (Tom) Aaze Adaba, first Director-General, Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC), and, Theresa, his jewel of inestimable value have shared their thoughts on the increasing cases of divorce and how couples can avoid traveling the path. The diamond couple who
Chief Emmanuel Ejiofor Magbo of Obeleagu Umana, Ezeagu Local Government Area of Enugu State is a bronze smith of known repute. Like he is able to mould two pieces of iron or bronze into one symmetric whole he sees marriage as
Infertility affects 10% to 15% of couples globally, and while often viewed as a women’s health problem, men contribute to around half of the cases. A male fertility test could help predict which men might need treatment and which couples
A fertility specialist with The Bridge Clinic, Lagos, Echendu has advised infertile couples on what they should do instead of finger pointing or blame trading. Precious and her husband, Michael, have been married for eight years but have no children.
No doubt, Couples fight. As much as we’d like relationships to be all sunshine, rainbows and roses, the ugly truth is that you and your spouse will always have your share of fights and, ideally, make-ups. Fighting with the one
Fabian Okeke, a native of Awkuzu in Oyi Local Government of Anambra State and his wife, Pearl Uchenna have been married for 25 years. They had their traditional wedding in 1995 and their white wedding in 1996. They are blessed