For Your Health: Don’t Say “I Do”

News flash: If you are independent and like to have a lot of control over you life, it might be bad for your health to get married.

“If you look at never marrieds who are high on mastery — they feel like they are in the driver’s seat and in control of their lives — and high on self-sufficiency — they know how to take care of themselves — they actually have better emotional well-being than married people” – Jamila Bookwala, author of a study on people over 40 who never married


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