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COTD Podcast: How Do I Deal With My Alcoholic Husband? - Part 2
By Dr. Laura on April 10, 2022

In Debbie's follow up call, she and her daughter are back living with her husband after he completed rehab, but she's concerned that it may be too soon.   Dr. Laura: "Proceed with caution....

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COTD Podcast: How Do I Deal With My Alcoholic Husband? - Part 1
By Dr. Laura on April 10, 2022

Debbie has asked her husband multiple times to go to AA, but since he hasn't, she's wondering what the next best step is for her daughter and herself?   Dr. Laura: "Nothing will improve...

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Email of the Day: What Makes My Husband Special
By Dr. Laura on April 8, 2022

My husband is almost ten years older than me. Recently I heard you speak to a woman who lost her husband, and you asked her to share what made him special. I frequently think about all of...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I Hurt My Wife When I Shunned Her Affection
By Dr. Laura on April 7, 2022

Ron's wife is upset that he rejected her hug when she was trying to comfort him.   Dr. Laura: "Let love in especially when you're feeling down on yourself. "

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Email of the Day: Why My Marriage Continues to Thrive
By Dr. Laura on April 6, 2022

I am always dumbfounded when I hear some of your women callers talk about how lackluster their marriage is or how he doesn’t seem interested anymore, and they can’t figure out why. Why are...

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Husband is Getting More Negative With Age
By Dr. Laura on April 3, 2022

Susie says it's exhausting living with her husband who seems to constantly find things to complain about and asks Dr. Laura's advice on how to deal with him.   Dr. Laura: "Add a positive...

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Call of the Day Podcast: How Can I Help With My Wife's Moodiness?
By Dr. Laura on April 3, 2022

Michael's wife is experiencing angry outbursts as a side-effect of her brain surgery, and it seems everything he does makes the situation worse.   Dr. Laura: "Plan together ways she can...

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Email of the Day: Our Love Is Like A Favorite Song
By Dr. Laura on March 30, 2022

My husband and I had a rough year, caused by several outside factors over which we had little control. However, our relationship grew through facing these difficulties together. So, I...

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COTD Podcast: My Husband and I Don't Know How to Be Together Anymore
By Dr. Laura on March 28, 2022

Ever since Stacy's kids have grown up and moved out, she says she and her husband have felt disconnected and she's not sure how to get the romance back into their lives.   Dr. Laura: "Women...

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Blog: How to Avoid Motivation Burnout
By Dr. Laura on March 23, 2022

I want to talk about four concepts or attitudes that will kill your motivation and how you can avoid that. Just four. This is from an article that was in pickthebrain.com, titled “4 Venoms...

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Email of the Day: I Discovered the Power of Being Sweet
By Dr. Laura on March 16, 2022

I finally tried being sweet to my husband and found sweetness (and the absence of sweetness) to be more potent in affecting his mood than anything else I do.   Recently, my husband and I...

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Call of the Day Podcast: How Do I Handle My Wayward Husband?
By Dr. Laura on March 16, 2022

Mary is a new mom who found texts between her husband and his co-worker that makes her suspect an affair.   Dr. Laura: "It's time for you to take back the power."

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Call of the Day Podcast: I'm a Jealous Man
By Dr. Laura on March 13, 2022

Michael suffers from retrograde jealousy and is demanding a picture of the man his wife used to date before they were married nearly 50 years ago.   Dr. Laura: "You're allowed to have...

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Man's a Cheating Liar
By Dr. Laura on March 12, 2022

Kimberly discovered a sex tape on her husband's phone and wonders what she should do now.   Dr. Laura: "It's time to take responsibility for yourself and your children."

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Email of the Day: How I Cherish My Wife
By Dr. Laura on March 10, 2022

Early on, I made a decision to love, honor, and adore my wife forever. I’ve also decided: 1. that she is absolutely perfect for me. 2. there is not a cuter and more beautiful girl in the...

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Email of the Day: Little Sweet Things Improve My Marriage
By Dr. Laura on March 8, 2022

My husband and I are empty-nesters, and have gotten into the bad habit of eating dinner while watching TV. This has bothered me, but I’ve been too lazy to do anything about it. This past...

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Email of the Day: My Husband Cheated Right Before Our Marriage
By Dr. Laura on March 1, 2022

During the pandemic, I learned that my husband cheated on me right before we got married. Although I had always feared this to be true, when it was finally confirmed, I was angry,...

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Email of the Day: I Hope You Dance
By Dr. Laura on February 24, 2022

I often hear you speak of the importance of couples holding hands, and how you compliment them when you see this. My husband and I are one of those couples, and I want to encourage...

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Call of the Day Podcast: What's the Secret to Making My Wife Happy?
By Dr. Laura on February 24, 2022

Garrett is frustrated that no matter what he tries, he can't get the connection and intimacy he wants with his wife.   Dr. Laura: "Rebuild your connection by giving tenderness without...

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Call of the Day Podcast: Religion is Tearing My Marriage Apart
By Dr. Laura on February 22, 2022

After 51 years of marriage, Dennis says he cannot live with his wife if she continues to follow her new religion.   Dr. Laura: "Marriage is about compromising and sacrificing for the...

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Email of the Day: Married Love Has Many Stages
By Dr. Laura on February 22, 2022

I think we go through different stages of love in our married lives. There was the love that attracted me to my wife, which resulted in me courting her for 18 months. And then there was...

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Blog: Respect Your Marriage Vows by Not Shacking Up First
By Dr. Laura on February 17, 2022

If you call anything a ‘piece of artwork’ or if you call something sacred, don't you immediately look at it differently from everyday objects or experiences? It doesn't matter if you're...

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Email of the Day: My Severely Injured Husband is Still My Protector
By Dr. Laura on February 16, 2022

Two years ago, I heard you encourage a caller to show her emotion to her terminally ill husband, and allow him to comfort her. At around the same time, my husband suffered a severe...

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Blog: Valentine's Day is Just a Reminder
By Dr. Laura on February 15, 2022

Some people– mostly guys– say Valentine's Day is boring. Or that it's silly, it's just a way for companies to make money, it's become just so materialistic, and it's been robbed of blah...

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COTD Podcast: How Do You Move On When You've Lost The Love ...
By Dr. Laura on February 14, 2022

In this classic episode...ever since his wife died from cancer, Steven has been struggling to pick up the pieces and move forward with his life. What is he doing wrong?   Dr. Laura: "You...

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Email of the Day: Am I Affectionate Enough?
By Dr. Laura on February 11, 2022

My husband and I have been joyfully married for 38 years. I’m pretty sure we have the happiest marriage of anyone we know (except, maybe, our daughter and her husband, who are newlyweds,...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I'm Not Sure I Want to Get Married
By Dr. Laura on February 9, 2022

Chris is a widower who says he feels himself resisting the overtures to get married by his girlfriend of two years.   Dr. Laura: "It's always a good idea to follow your gut."

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Call of the Day Podcast: I Shouldn't Have Married My Husband
By Dr. Laura on February 8, 2022

Izabella's husband is a good lover and a good father, but she's unhappy with how self-centered he is and says she'd leave if they didn't have kids.   Dr. Laura: "Be grateful for what you do...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I'm an Obnoxious Know-It-All
By Dr. Laura on January 30, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: Lisa's husband is annoyed by her constant need to correct him and always be right.   Dr. Laura: "No one was ever loved for being right."

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Call of the Day Podcast: Do Spats Damage Our Kids?
By Dr. Laura on January 30, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: In this classic couples counseling episode, Pete and Shelby fear their petty squabbles are hurting the children, and Dr. Laura shares the...

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Call of the Day Podcast: You Helped Me Put My Marriage Back Together
By Dr. Laura on January 29, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: Lisa calls to thank Dr. Laura for encouraging listeners to fight for their marriage, especially when kids are involved.   Dr. Laura: ...

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Call of the Day Podcast: My 7-month Marriage is on the Rocks
By Dr. Laura on January 28, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: Although they dated for many years, Michelle is starting to realize that she and her new husband probably aren't going to live happily ever...

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Email of the Day: I’ve Still Got It!
By Dr. Laura on January 27, 2022

I’ve been married for 23 years, and my body sure isn’t what it used to be. I’m also going through menopause with hot flashes and night sweats appearing daily, so I sleep in the nude. Not...

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Call of the Day Podcast: Our Marriage Is Falling Apart
By Dr. Laura on January 27, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: In this classic couples counseling episode, Lisa and Tony’s therapist has suggested their marriage is more of an arrangement than anything...

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COTD Podcast: I Hate My Husband's Relationship with His Former In-Laws
By Dr. Laura on January 26, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: Lisa's husband is a widower who has maintained a relationship with his former in-laws, and she'd like him to stop seeing them during the...

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Call of the Day Podcast: A Disconnect In Our Marriage - Part 2
By Dr. Laura on January 25, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: In the conclusion to this 2-part episode, Renee discovers what’s been preventing him from being closer to his wife.   Dr. Laura: "You can be...

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Call of the Day Podcast: A Disconnect In Our Marriage - Part 1
By Dr. Laura on January 25, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: Elissa feels rejected and saddened because her husband Renee can’t seem to open up to her.   Dr. Laura: "Reveal the secret to your problem in...

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Husband is Stressed Out
By Dr. Laura on January 24, 2022

The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage Week: Sue's marriage has gotten better now that her kids are grown up, but her husband is still overworked and under a lot of pressure.   Dr. Laura: ...

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Email of the Day: My 80/20 Formula for Happiness
By Dr. Laura on January 21, 2022

I once heard you say not to allow the negative side of a marriage to overshadow the positive side. If 80% of the relationship is good, that can be enough. That struck a chord with me. I...

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Email of the Day: I Knew He Was a Keeper
By Dr. Laura on January 20, 2022

I’ve been married for three years, and have been honored to be called my husband’s girlfriend, fiancée, wife and someday mommy to his children. When we first dated, I told him I wanted to...

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Email of the Day: 3 Rules for a Good Marriage
By Dr. Laura on January 19, 2022

As a feminist, I’m an unlikely huge fan of yours. I married at the age of 47, and even though I was not yet a listener of yours, I did have the sense not to “shack up” with him before...

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Email of the Day: I Found Happiness When I Embraced Our Differences
By Dr. Laura on January 18, 2022

I called you two years ago. My husband had a strained relationship with his parents, and my mother-in-law would just “pop” into our home unannounced, requesting to take her grandchildren...

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Email of the Day: What a Joyous Journey Marriage Is!
By Dr. Laura on January 17, 2022

Last night, my husband and I celebrated the anniversary of our engagement. This morning, tucked on the nightstand was a letter from him to me:   My Darling…My Wife:

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Husband is Seeing an 18-Year-Old!
By Dr. Laura on January 15, 2022

Hannah just discovered that her husband of 5 years has been sneaking around with a teenager.   Dr. Laura: "Sometimes admitting a mistake and moving on is the best thing you can do."

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Marriage is Going Downhill
By Dr. Laura on January 13, 2022

Katherine's third husband says she doesn't know how to communicate and makes wrong assumptions, causing unnecessary fighting.   Dr. Laura: "Do something each day to make your husband glad...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I Want to Live Next to My Parents
By Dr. Laura on January 11, 2022

Jen would like her new home to be built next to her parents' home, but is that asking too much of her husband?   Dr. Laura: "Reward your husband for all that he has done for you with some...

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Email of the Day: My Husband, The Alpha Male
By Dr. Laura on January 6, 2022

My husband used to drive his motorcycle to work every morning. One day, after he kissed me goodbye, I was awakened by a constant loud pounding on the doorbell. Since he had just left, I...

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Call of the Day Podcast: I'd Like More Sex
By Dr. Laura on January 4, 2022

Since becoming parents to twins nearly four years ago, sex has been lacking between Steven and his wife. What can he do to get more?   Dr. Laura: "Women need mental, emotional and physical...

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Call of the Day Podcast: My Husband Won't Change
By Dr. Laura on January 3, 2022

Julianne's marriage has had the same problems for forty years. Should she think about leaving him after all this time?   Dr. Laura: "With acceptance comes a lot of peace."

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Call of the Day Podcast: Counseling Isn't Working For Me
By Dr. Laura on December 16, 2021

Sean has been in and out of therapy for twenty years trying to work on his insecurities, and it's causing trouble in his marriage.   Dr. Laura: "Treat your wife like she's the most...

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Email of the Day: My Husband Is Better Than Any Fantasy
By Dr. Laura on December 14, 2021

My husband and I have shared over 50 years of history, along with the commitment, love, respect, and memories of a lifetime together. He lets me be “me.” We’ve shared and joked about...

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