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Does separation impact children?

When children are separated from their parents, there is an association between separation and effects on the children's psychological health. A study from the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health showed that children with noncohabitant parents were more likely to show psychosomatic problems than those living in families with both parents. Kids in joint custody, similarly, had better outcomes than those living with only a single parent.

Fremont named top city for healthy living in the United States

An interesting thing to know about divorce is that the number of people dealing with it varies throughout the United States. Sometimes, a difference in where people live and what they do for a living seems to make a difference in the rate of divorce.

Tips for choosing someone for power of attorney in California

The person authorized to help you with a power of attorney is one of the most important legal representatives you can name in your estate planning documents. You don't want to pick just anyone either. It's not something you pick out of a hat. You need to trust the person you pick as your power of attorney to handle your affairs should you become incapacitated.

What is bird-nesting?

Unique child custody arrangements sometimes give you a better setup for your family than more traditional arrangements. After all, every child is different, every family is different and every divorce needs to take those differences into account.