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15 Reasons Married People Live Longer

The Active Times Logo The Active Times | Slide 1 of 16: It’s something that’s baffled scientists for decades — people who are happily married actually live longer than people who are single or divorced. Some science backs this up. And though there’s also some science out there that doesn’t back this up, it’s easy to see that there are some lifestyle factors characteristic of married couples that might help a person to live a longer life.

15 Reasons Married People Live Longer

It’s something that’s baffled scientists for decades — people who are happily married actually live longer than people who are single or divorced. Some science backs this up. And though there’s also some science out there that doesn’t back this up, it’s easy to see that there are some lifestyle factors characteristic of married couples that might help a person to live a longer life.

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