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Webisodes covering the juiciest celebrity break-ups of all time.
Their stats also show men and women in their late twenties had the highest rate of break-ups.
Houran considered a set of variables to determine the leading cause of celebrity break-ups and found that three key factors prove most destructive to celebrity relationships.
The judge said that while "winding back the clock" was not an option, a change in public attitude towards family break-ups could have a significant impact on the way people behave.
National Break-Up Season affects not only people ending the relationships but also those being left and the friends who will be asked to console and counsel them.
While it is not clear why this happens, it could be related to the stress of break-ups, divorces or the death of a spouse.
By LESLEY-ANNE MCKEOWN JOB cuts, family break-ups and quick-fix loans are responsible for the rise in numbers of Northern Ireland's new homeless, it was claimed yesterday.
THE BRITISH SOAP AWARDS ITV 8pm Celebrating another year of murders, mystery, make-ups, break-ups and tears, Philip Schofield (left) hosts from the Palace Theatre, Manchester where stars from the soaps will all be hoping for a gong.
Top meltdowns, couplings, break-ups, booze-ups and punch-ups including Cheryl Cole becoming Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Russell Brand calling for a revolution
Mr Gabriel said corporate break-ups had previously been necessary in the electricity and gas supply industries to prevent a single company from abusing its dominant position.
Between 2003 and 2009 there was a downward trend in the number of divorces in England and Wales, but in 2010 the number of marital break-ups spiked by nearly five per cent according to the Office for National Statistics The ONS said that the rise could be associated with the recession.
Between 2003 and 2009 there was a general downward trend in the number of divorces in England and Wales, but in 2010 the number of marital break-ups rose by 4.