How to Stop Fighting: Tips for Married Couples (19)
Posted Oct 17 2009 10:02pm
Experts share suggestions for defusing marital disputes.
By Diane Lore
WebMD Feature Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD
Becky Robbins says she and her husband, Neil -- married for eight years -- rarely fight.
That doesn' t mean that there isn' t conflict for the Berrien Springs, Mich., couple. It' s just that she screams "kind of like the queen in Alice in Wonderland," uttering phrases reminiscent of "off with their heads." And her husband responds like most guys in marriage fighting. He hides in "the bedroom playing video games."