Happy marriage reduces job stress

Now you have every reason to look for getting married!

Reuters agency reports that having a happy and successful marriage may have an adverse effect on job stress including high blood pressure.

“People with both high job strain and low marital cohesion may benefit from having their blood pressure regularly assessed,” Dr. Sheldon W. Tobe, of the University of Toronto, said in the Journal of Hypertension.

Tobe and his team conducted the study to examine whether job factors and marriage quality — both of which have been shown separately to influence health — might interact to affect blood pressure.

Full report on The Star today.

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