Navigation Links
Dissatisfied Marriage Have a Bad Effect on the Health of Older Adults

According to the study conducted by the researcher Dr. Debra Umberson it was found that a troubled marriage may speed the decline in health that comes with age. // They have found a higher rate of heart disease among people who are dissatisfied with their marriage. This result of the latest study was published in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

She also said that these health effects caused due to marital problems differ depending on age. Umberson chairs the sociology department at the University of Texas-Austin, said there are several reasons that older adults could be more vulnerable to marital woes, chronic stress being an important factor. Additionally older adults are more susceptible to these health effects due to age-related declines in immune function. Umberson and her colleagues focused on 1,049 men and women who were interviewed at three points over eight years and remained married throughout that time.

Study participants answered questions on marital quality including whether their spouse made them feel loved and cared for and listened to their concerns, and whether they had frequent disagreements and conflicts. They were also asked to rate their physical health on a range from poor to excellent.

In the end it was found that men and women who reported more marital strain reported a steeper decline in their health over time. But when the researchers separated study participants into three age groups those ages 30, 50 and 70 then it was found that only the oldest group showed negative health effects. Similarly, only older adults showed health benefits from a happy marriage. Umberson and her colleagues concluded that professional counseling is one of the best options for addressing marital woes.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Reminiscing Into The Past Makes You Dissatisfied With The Present
2. Americans Dissatisfied with their Health Care
3. Patients Dissatisfied Following Closed Reduction Of Nasal Fractures
4. Marriage does good for Diabetics
5. Marriage does not have much impact on life satisfaction
6. Debate On Marriage
7. ‘Marriage Squabbles’ bad for both Emotional and Physical Wound
8. Unhappy Marriages Can Harm Health
9. Mixed Orientation Marriages Calls for Deeper Understanding
10. Marriage Squabbles Can Make You Sick
11. Gay Marriages May See The Light Of Day
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Dissatisfied Marriage Have Bad Effect the Health Older Adults

(Date:7/5/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... City Sports, the Boston-based specialty sporting goods retailer, ... clinics for first-time triathletes this summer with ethos, the owner and operator of the ... 9, at 6:00 p.m. at the North End Greenway. The event will help new ...
(Date:7/5/2015)... Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) , ... July 05, 2015 ... ... engineer of patented products, announces the Weed Master, a landscaping invention that ... is worth $75 billion US dollars," says Scott Cooper, CEO and Creative Director ...
(Date:7/5/2015)... ... ... Doctors at the Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington say with careful ... for people with pleural mesothelioma. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted the full story. ... patients treated with 25Gy of radiation over five days just prior to surgery had ...
(Date:7/4/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 04, 2015 , ... ... Plastic Surgeons published the results of an annual member survey , detailing ... United States. More recently, the group broke that raw data down into charts ...
(Date:7/4/2015)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... July 04, 2015 , ... When a hacker gains access ... home front and at the office. On Wednesday, July 1st, the FTC issued a ... credentials as part of a verification process for a password reset instigated by the hacker. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Sporting Goods Retailer City Sports Renews Partnership with Boston Triathlon 2Health News:Sporting Goods Retailer City Sports Renews Partnership with Boston Triathlon 3Health News:8 Landscaping Tips That Can Save You Money Thanks To World Patent Marketing's Innovative Landscaping Invention 2Health News:8 Landscaping Tips That Can Save You Money Thanks To World Patent Marketing's Innovative Landscaping Invention 3Health News:8 Landscaping Tips That Can Save You Money Thanks To World Patent Marketing's Innovative Landscaping Invention 4Health News:8 Landscaping Tips That Can Save You Money Thanks To World Patent Marketing's Innovative Landscaping Invention 5Health News:New Mesothelioma Study Calls IMRT/Surgery Combo “Innovative and Promising”, According to Surviving Mesothelioma 2Health News:The ‘South Atlantic’ Frequently Chooses Tummy Tuck for Plastic Surgery, Jacksonville, FL, Doctor Notes 2Health News:The ‘South Atlantic’ Frequently Chooses Tummy Tuck for Plastic Surgery, Jacksonville, FL, Doctor Notes 3Health News:New FTC Scam Alert Shows Latest Example of Social Engineering Dangers 2Health News:New FTC Scam Alert Shows Latest Example of Social Engineering Dangers 3Health News:New FTC Scam Alert Shows Latest Example of Social Engineering Dangers 4
... Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, May 15 ... silver bullet when it comes to symptom relief for acute ... of six prior studies found that the sprays confer only ... for three weeks at relatively high doses. The disappointing ...
... May 15 (HealthDay News) -- Should Americans be able to buy ... they,re infected with the virus that causes AIDS? , , A ... question Tuesday, and the answer the panel arrives at could pave ... advisory panel recommendations are not binding, but they are often followed ...
... KNOX, Ky., May 15, 2012 The U.S. Army Medical ... to Mastership in the American College of Physicians (MACP). Only ... eminence through their contributions to the field of internal medicine ... or volunteerism, were awarded a Mastership in 2012. One of ...
... Child,s Age and Severity of Gait Abnormality ,Most ... 2. And while some toe walkingwhere a child primarily walks ... the heel to the groundis common, persistent toe walking beyond ... article, "Idiopathic Toe Walking," outlines the appropriate steps for effectively ...
... Center at HakensackUMC, one of the nation,s top 50 cancer ... year,s program, titled New Horizons in Neuro-Oncology- Innovations in the ... the most important advancements and innovations for the treatment of ... on Friday, May 18 from 8:00am to 1:00pm. ...
... a way to save money while having little effect on ... study. Researchers say that 57.6 percent of patients ... schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, the conditions for which the drugs ... is not FDA-approved is called off-label use. "Given ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Steroid Nasal Sprays Show Small Benefit for Sinusitis: Study 2Health News:Steroid Nasal Sprays Show Small Benefit for Sinusitis: Study 3Health News:FDA Panel to Consider At-Home HIV Test 2Health News:FDA Panel to Consider At-Home HIV Test 3Health News:US Army internal medicine Masters, Fellows honored by American College of Physicians 2Health News:US Army internal medicine Masters, Fellows honored by American College of Physicians 3Health News:US Army internal medicine Masters, Fellows honored by American College of Physicians 4Health News:Clinical news alert: Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons May highlights 2Health News:John Theurer Cancer Center hosting 8th Annual Neuro-Oncology Symposium 2Health News:Reducing off-label use of antipsychotic medications may save money 2Health News:Reducing off-label use of antipsychotic medications may save money 3
(Date:7/2/2015)... N.Y. , July 2, 2015  Before you head ... ahead so you can stay safe and healthy. Take steps ... #summersafety. Infographic http://nyackhospital.org/summersafety Protect Your Skin ... from the sun can increase your risk of skin cancer. ... shade as much as possible, especially during midday hours. Wear ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... Research and Markets( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nlfg34/cancer ) has announced the addition ... Application - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. ... Billion in 2020 from an estimated $7.1 Billion in 2015, growing ... by North America , followed by ... the World (RoW). The cancer diagnostics market in Asia ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... , July 2, 2015   Decision Resources ... retinal specialists identify less frequent dosing as the ... due to the burden on both patients and ... growth factor (VEGF) injections, which are the current ... abicipar pegol, which is in development for dosing ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:First Aid Summer Survival Tips from Nyack Hospital 2First Aid Summer Survival Tips from Nyack Hospital 3Global Cancer Diagnostics Market Report 2015 - Technology, Imaging and by Applications Forecasts to 2020 for the $13 Billion Industry 2Retinal Specialists Indicate Strong Desire for DME Therapies Which Induce Greater Vision Gains or are Administered Less Frequently Than Currently Approved Anti-VEGF Therapies 2Retinal Specialists Indicate Strong Desire for DME Therapies Which Induce Greater Vision Gains or are Administered Less Frequently Than Currently Approved Anti-VEGF Therapies 3
... Magnetic stimulation is a non-invasive and painless ... nervous system. Cadwell Laboratories manufactures two magnetic ... Speed Magnetic Stimulator (HSMS). The Hight Speed ... rates up to 25 Hz at full ...
... most advanced defibrillator monitor ever made, with all ... (5kg). Half the weight and a third the ... M Series has everything you need for cardiac ... ECG with advanced monitoring, built-in AC or DC ...
... MOBEE headboxes are ... Xltek's line of portable ... with a robust new ... latest software, XLTEK's standard ...
The ACCU-Beam® line of Surgical Microscope Accessories includes digital camera adaptors, beam splitters, objective lenses, fiber optic cables, and fiberoptic retrofits....
Medicine Products: