Fights With Your Partner Can Cause You to Get Really Sick, Study Says

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Fights With Your Partner Can Cause You to Get Really Sick, Study Says

According to a recent study done by Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center there is a link between bad marriages and poor health!

β€œMen and women who demonstrated more hostile behaviors during the observed discussions had higher levels of one biomarker for leaky gut β€” LPS-binding protein β€” than their mellower peers. Evidence of leaky gut was even greater in study participants who had particularly hostile interactions with their spouse and a history of depression or another mood disorder,” said the findings.

“Marital stress is a particularly potent stress, because your partner is typically your primary support and in a troubled marriage your partner becomes your major source of stress,” Kiecolt-Glaser said.

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