Current research is showing that many who are married have many health benefits. Of those who are married, older couples tend to have more benefits than younger couples, and within that, men tend to receive greater benefits than the women do. Research is showing that those who are married are more likely to survive cancer, a heart attack, stroke, and many more things. The primary reason appears to be emotional support. Research is showing that those married tend to receive better support, and have lower tension and stress levels. This gives them a better chance at surviving these difficult diseases.
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