Studies show there is a health bonus from being married--longer life, fewer health issues, and faster recovery. In this episode, you'll learn:
--The percentage health increase that both men and women get from marriage (and which one gets the greatest benefit).
--The health benefits for married men (even positive neurological changes compared to single men).
--How the health benefit for women is more sensitive to the quality of a marriage.
--How to make your marriage work better (and which spouse studies show has a greater impact on the health and happiness of a marriage).
--The funny story that reveals why Dr. Prather is NOT allowed to do laundry. (Men, take notes!)
--The different expectations men and women have in marriage (and the importance of unconditional respect and unconditional love).
--How your underlying health issues can impact your marriage and relationships, including the balance of your hormones and nervous system.
--Why some patients claim their chiropractic adjustments help their relationships.
--The story of a patient who took an herbal supplement that boosted her libido and saved her marriage.
--How your sex life is a good indicator of your health and the health of your marriage.
--Why casual sexual relationships do not have the same health benefits of monogamy.