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Hitch for Health
Researchers from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (Maryland, USA) analyzed data from more than 9,100 Americans ages 50 years and older, and found that middle-aged and older Americans who were currently married tended to give higher ratings to their health than their never-married counterparts. Married subjects also reported fewer depression symptoms and limits on their mobility.