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4 Ways To Keep The Peace With Your Partner During Social Distancing

Thursday, March 19, 2020
Couple sitting by lake

Relationships will be put to the test as partners navigate the uncharted territories of spending 24/7 together, becoming both partners and co-workers sharing the same space. “It is…

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Could Marriage Stave Off Dementia?

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Hands of couple wearing wedding rings

Dementia and marital status could be linked, according to a new Michigan State University study that found married people are less likely to experience dementia as they age….

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Understanding and Improving LGBTQ+ Health

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Understanding and improving LGBTQ+ health

For many LGBTQ+ Americans, access to healthcare can be negatively impacted by their sexual minority or gender diverse identity. Hui Liu, professor of sociology in the College of…

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Lifestyle Diversity Fuels Creativity, Success within Work Groups

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Don Conlon and Karen Etty Jehn

The rock n’ roll lore says that once a bandmate gets married, the party’s over for the group. But recently published  Michigan State University research says that the blended mix…

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Marriage May Protect Transgender Couples

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Cathy Hiu-Liu

Transgender people who are married are less likely to experience discrimination than their unmarried counterparts, indicates a national study led by a Michigan State University sociologist. The findings,…

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Happy Spouse, Healthy You

Monday, September 26, 2016
William Chopik

A happy spouse may actually make you healthier, according to a large new study led by a Michigan State University scholar. Analyzing 1,981 married couples in the Health…

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Rocky Marriages Not Always Bad for Your Health

Friday, May 27, 2016
Cathy Hiu-Liu

For men, an unhappy marriage may actually slow the development of diabetes and promote successful treatment once they do get the disease, finds a national study led by…

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