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Debunking 10 Divorce Myths

        Health | Marriage

Getting remarried does not insure a successful second go around.
Getting remarried does not insure a successful second go around.
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Divorce Myth: Because people learn from their bad experiences, second marriages tend to be more successful than first marriages.

Fact: Although many people who divorce have successful subsequent marriages, the divorce rate of remarriages is in fact higher than that of first marriages.


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