Heart Condition Relationships Articles
Dr. Gary explains how to deal with emotional outbursts in ways that bring you closer together instead of driving you apart.
Don’t let good intentions lead to treating a chronically ill partner like a child. Dr. Gary helps both sides deal with this common issue.
When a difference of opinion can’t be resolved, Dr. Gary explains how you and your partner can find a path forward that you both feel good about.
Dr. Gary explains how to argue in ways that can bring you and your partner closer together instead of driving you apart.
Dr. Gary explains how to help your loved ones avoid burnout as they take care of you.
The silent treatment doesn’t solve anything. Dr. Gary explains how to strengthen your relationship instead.
Dr. Gary tells how to put sensible limits on sensitive topics.
Need to discuss a sensitive subject? Dr. Gary tells how to avoid the trap of thinking you know what your partner will say.
Learn how texting can lead to misunderstandings about sensitive topics like your health and your relationship.
Dr. Gary explains how you can avoid the blame game and strengthen your relationship with your partner.
Learn how the answer can help make your home a place where everyone in the family feels understood, supported, and loved.
If chronic illness is straining your relationship, learn to recognize the warning signs of abuse and take steps to protect yourself.
Does your partner say certain words that always get your goat? Dr. Gary names eight ways to avoid arguments and strengthen your relationship instead.
Don’t let chronic illness put family fun on the back burner. Dr. Gary explains why having fun together is so important—and gives you tips to help the good times roll.
Dr. Gary's tips can help you heal your relationship from the wounds left by an argument.
Learn why splitting the work 50-50 doesn’t work in a relationship—and what to do instead.