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Relationships between Marital Status and Mortality in North Carolina

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This study examined cause-specific mortality by marital status in North Carolina. The death patterns observed suggest that marriage is a relatively healthy and safe institution, whereas divorce and widowhood are associated with circumstances that engender death by violent means or aggravate disease processes.
PHSB Studies (NoCar RA 407.4 N8 P48), Vol. Issue 2, Feb 1977, p1-7, bibl, f