Why can new kids often cause trouble in relationships and marital satisfaction? It really comes down to the fact that it is a big change, and that it can be difficult to weather such a change with your partner. There is a loss of sleep, a change in responsibilities, and less alone time for couples. At the same time, old arguments, such as fights about money or household chores, can intensify under stressful circumstances.
What should couples do in order to avoid post-baby relationship stress? Experts say that pre-kid counseling sessions will help, as well as parents simply understanding that they will be entering a very new and challenging phase of their lives. In addition, parents can make a list before the baby comes outlining responsibilities and voicing their fears about the coming changes in their lives.
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