Study: Singles Die Earlier Than Married People


Your husband's nagging won't kill you, but not having a husband just might.

Married couples enjoy a stronger support network, while single people, even if they have family and friends, by default have less social support, says Roelfs. Plus, those family and friends are probably pressuring them into getting married.

No wonder gay couples are making all that fuss about legalizing marriage; they know it's the secret to long life.