Marriage

Marriage is good for your health, large study suggests

Married people have better general health than those who are single, according to research at Aston Medical School in Birmingham.…

The secret to a happy marriage is a laughing matter

Romance has got nothing on humour when it comes to ensuring wedded bliss

5 Oct 2016

Does marriage help or harm your health? It depends who does the housework

Elizabeth Gilbert, in her book Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage, offers a bleak picture of what the state…

Becoming a widow can improve a woman’s health

The death of a partner can improve a woman’s health, according to research at the University of Padova in Italy.…

Could being married increase the life expectancy of cancer patients?

A new peer-reviewed study published in the journal CANCER has revealed a link between marital status and the life expectancy…