New study on effects of divorce on kids

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More than 1 million children in the United States are affected by divorce or separation every year. (WPVI)

More than 1 million children in the United States are affected by divorce or separation every year.

A new study is addressing the ways parents can help ease the transition.

According to the research, an open line of communication is key, but also be sure to keep conversations age appropriate.

Experts also say consistency and routine is key and the more you can keep a child on a schedule, the more comforted they will feel.

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