MARRIAGE HELPS MEN LIVE LONGER

British professors have released the results of a study showing that married men live longer than their single counterparts. The research also found that married men and women were healthier than their single counterparts.

Married Men 6.1% less likely to die over a seven-year period than single men.

Married Women 2.9% less likely to die over a seven-year period than single women.

Source: Traditional Values Coalition, Aug. 22, 2002