Is cheating in marriage common?
Upwards of 40% of married couples are impacted by infidelity,1 and despite the high percentage, most people — even those who stray — will say that cheating is wrong.
What percentage of marriages deal with infidelity?
About 40 percent of marriages are rocked by affairs, according to a new book, but no one wants to admit it. Psychiatrist Dr. Scott Haltzman shares some hard truths and common misconceptions about infidelity in his new book The Secrets of Surviving Infidelity.
Can cheating destroy a marriage?
There's no getting around it: Infidelity can destroy a marriage. Not only does cheating bring on feelings of pain and betrayal, it undermines the trust upon which the relationship is built—and many couples have a hard time coming back from that.