Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Painful relationships: how to stay together when it hurts
"75% of marriages involving chronic illness or pain end up failing. The best citation I have for this is a seriously depressing page of statistics.+The eighth point comes from a Centers for Disease Control study, not peer-reviewed research. It's not hard to see why. Both people envisioned a very different life for themselves and with each other, and some simply can't deal with the responsibility of being a caretaker."