The supportive environment of marriage can help prevent individuals from extreme emotional distress.
Forgiving may be hard but research says it’s worth it.
Yup – marital status impacts sleep quality.
Getting hitched is a strategy for healthier living.
Marriage and its heart attack prevention qualities.
Which makes the worst states for divorce good for your health.
Divorced adults have an increased risk of early mortality compared to their married counterparts.
Turns out that lifelong marriage delays the onset of disease.
Children in daycare are more susceptible to contracting infection.
Breastfeeding is beneficial for mums as well as their babies.
Men benefit more from marriage than women do. Have you heard statements like that before?
When I was growing up people often vented their anger over some recurring annoyance by expostulating, “I’m sick to death of …” The saying seems to have faded from use but the link between anger and sickness is receiving more and more attention.
There’s more on the pernicious effects of prolonged television watching in the news. An analysis of eight separates studies on the link between TV watching and diabetes and heart disease should scare couch potatoes off their sofas -- but will it?
Can pessimists learn to be optimists? If so, they could lengthen theirlives, an American study shows. Research on nearly 100,000 women foundthat pessimists had higher blood pressure and cholesterol; but evenwith those risks, optimists fared better than their cynical sisters.