Amy Wong and her husband Mark Thatcher. Soon after marrying Wong discovered she was pregnant with twins. They assumed parenthood would cement their relationship. Instead, they found themselves at loggerheads.

How first-time parents can survive loneliness and lack of sleep: by communicating and having empathy

  • Having a new baby is ‘like taking an extra 2.5 full-time equivalent job position’, says psychologist Jim Bierman
  • The pressure combined with exhaustion and different parenting styles can put a huge strain on your relationship
Topic |   Parenting: newborns to toddlers

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Amy Wong and her husband Mark Thatcher. Soon after marrying Wong discovered she was pregnant with twins. They assumed parenthood would cement their relationship. Instead, they found themselves at loggerheads.
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Divorce rates are on the rise in Hong Kong, but there are things you can do to make your relationship work. Photo: Shutterstock

With divorce rates rising, how to make your love last – seven tips from a therapist

  • Marital problems are made worse by a lack of understanding, and work and family pressures
  • Tips include premarital counselling, learning each other’s love language and making time for each other
Topic |   Sex and relationships

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Divorce rates are on the rise in Hong Kong, but there are things you can do to make your relationship work. Photo: Shutterstock
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