After 70 Years of Marriage, They Refused to Allow Dementia to Separate Them

This couple only see dementia as one more obstacle in their lives, but they don’t allow it to keep them apart.

Why Marriage Is Linked to a Lower Risk of Dementia

People who have never married or whose spouse has died are at increased risk of developing dementia compared to married people, according to a new review in the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery & Psychiatry. But being single may not be as big a health hazard as it once was, the analysis finds.