Role playing with dolls to simulate interacting with an infant allows researchers to predict which parents-to-be could be headed for conflict when their baby arrives.
While many might think that having a partner with them during a painful medical procedure helps, a new study reports this can actually make the pain feel worse.
According to a new study, a mother's sense of maternal identity is closely linked to the relationship she has with the father both during and after pregnancy.
A new study reports the quality of sibling relationship during adolescence has an impact on mental health and risk taking behaviors during adulthood.
A new study reports younger people are not only more envious that their elders, they are also jealous about more things.
Researchers look outside the nuclear family and report men with lower testosterone have more emotionally supportive relationships with friends, neighbors and even co-workers.
For young children, hearing an apology doesn't help heal hurt feelings, but it does help mend relationships, a new study reports.
A new study reports the support of family and friends can help prevent depression in teens. Additionally, those teens who have grown up in difficult family environments were more likely to be bullied at school.
Researchers report partners experience a sexual 'afterglow' that last for up to 48 hours and is linked to relationship quality over time.
A new study reports positive social support from adult children can help reduce the risk of developing dementia for older people.