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Being married ‘protects your health’, says new research

LONDON: Marriage appears to be good for your health and it protects you from a number of diseases including cardiac problems, say researchers. A loving spouse might spur you on to look after yourself better, researchers told a heart conference, based on their study of nearly a million UK adults. They found that people living with any of the three biggest risk factors for heart disease have higher survival rates if they are married. The married ones fared much better than those who were single. Dr Paul Carter and…