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COMMENTARY: What is DOMA and why is it bad?

Lambda Legal won’t give up until DOMA is defeated once and for all. The damage it causes for our families must end.

In the Raw: The Facebook "status" dilemma

Generally, all eyes are on our "relationship status" on Facebook. Any time a change is made, the response of friends is often immediate, regardless of the change. But what about the impact on your partner? Even if the relationship is over, don't you want to salvage a friendship in the long term?

In the Raw: Seven misconceptions about therapy

Don't try to take short cuts, lie or keep secrets if you expect therapy to help guide you to new heights in your relationship. Jennine identifies some of the common misconceptions clients have about couples counseling.

Shrink Wrap: A boyfriend with two identities?

Helpless in San Diego has found plenty of clues that his partner is leading a double life, and apparently has been for quite some time. Read what advice Jennine has to help the one left out in the cold to move on.

Study shows longterm LGBT couples suffer from "habit synchronicity"

"The finding that one partner is a 'direct bad influence' suggests that individuals converge in health habits across the course of their relationship, because one individual's unhealthy habits directly promotes the other's unhealthy habits."