Home > Lifestyle > Woman > News 28 January 2011 Marriage good for body and mind The 'smug marrieds' may have good reason to feel pleased with themselves as experts confirm that long-term committed relationships are good for mental and physical health. 0 Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid The 'smug marrieds' may have good reason to feel pleased with themselves as experts today confirm that long-term committed relationships are good for mental and physical health and this benefit increases over time. Journey of true love NEXT ON HEALTH24X OPINION | Can tea really lower your blood sugar? 2020-10-20 13:35 More: WomanNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news News Mesoglow facial: your bespoke anti-ageing facial Mental health Some friends make you feel more supported than others, and researchers think they know why Medical Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy: Beliefs about origins of virus play a big role Medical Lockdown: Scientists looked at personality traits to understand why some defy the rules News SPONSORED: Dr Sindi van Zyl to answer burning women’s health questions as our guest expert 26 to 30 October 2020 Medical Swine coronavirus could jump to people, researchers warn Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.