Tag: health

Happy Spouse, Healthy You
Attitude Women's Health

Happy Spouse, Healthy You

It offers the same health benefit as exercise, but it’s a lot easier: keep your spouse happy. Researchers at Michigan State University who studied 1,981 married couples have found that people with happy spouses were much more likely to report better health, regardless of a person’s own happiness. A Michigan […]

Health Benefits Of Retirement
Attitude Fitness

Health Benefits Of Retirement

Is retirement good for your health? Researchers at the University of Sydney think it may be. The New York Times reports that after following more than 27,000 men and women who retired during a three year period, the researchers found that when compared to people who were still working, the retirees walked […]

A Better Predictor of Mortality: Well-Being
Attitude

A Better Predictor of Mortality: Well-Being

Sure, athleticism is swell, but researchers at the University of Chicago have some new ideas about the best way to describe health and well-being. A University of Chicago news release reports that the new “comprehensive model” of health and aging considers factors such as psychological well-being, sensory function, mobility and health behaviors, […]