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October 2013 Archives

Divorce advice for Dallas residents

Individuals going through a divorce are often overcome by negative feelings and thoughts. While difficult, experiencing these emotions if often necessary to allow an individual to eventually move on and forward. There's no doubt that divorce is a difficult process and draining both emotionally and financially. There are, however, several things that an individual can do to help make the divorce process as painless as possible.

Tis the season for coming up with a holiday custody plan

With Halloween quickly approaching, the official holiday season will soon be upon us. The holidays are traditionally a time for Dallas area residents to gather with family and friends to partake in traditions and make memories. While the holidays are touted as a joyous time to spend with family, for parents and children impacted by divorce, the holidays can also be an especially stressful time. 

Study reports multiple health risks for divorced men

Regardless of who files for divorce, the entire process is often stressful and difficult for both spouses. In many cases, society tends to focus on those concerns and needs specific to divorcing women. Women going through a divorce are often regarded as the underdogs and, as such, are rallied around. A new study, however, shows that it may in fact be divorced men who suffer the most.