Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Strong bond with parents leads to healthy children > Health-in-Motion 26 May 2016 A loving marriage A loving and stable marriage doesn’t just provide security and emotional comfort, it may keep you alive for longer as well. Studies have shown that cancer patients have a greater chance of survival if they are married. And it’s not the economic safety net of being married which offers the greatest benefit, but the emotional and social support a spouse provides. Regardless of their socioeconomic, racial or ethnic background, unmarried men and women face a 15 to 22 percent higher mortality risk from cancer than their married counterparts. 0 More in Newsletters Work-family balance More: Daily Dose: Strong bond with parents leads to healthy children Health-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical How to protect yourself from the seasonal flu Medical Most common soccer injuries Lifestyle Kids' metabolism may slow down during puberty Medical 'Natural killer' cell infusion may help leukaemia patients Diet and nutrition How to make sure you achieve your goals Medical Alcoholics may lack enzyme that controls impulse to drink From our sponsors How to still have a good life with diabetes Eye-Q: R50 off! Lose weight Otrivin Menthol relieves sinus congestion Live healthier Love coffee? Your heart may too » What to eat for white teeth Bad foods for teeth-whitening Do any of these drinks cause your teeth to hurt? Savour your coffee – with a bright smile Here's how to stop coffee from staining your teeth while enjoying all its health benefits. Get your groove back! » Get your move on! Morning run? 5 exercises to start your summer fitness regime 6 easy ways to make your workout fun again Some inspiration to make sure your workout routine don't become tedious.