Marital transitions and mental health: are there gender differences in the short-term effects of marital status change?

@article{Strohschein2005MaritalTA,
  title={Marital transitions and mental health: are there gender differences in the short-term effects of marital status change?},
  author={Lisa A Strohschein and Peggy McDonough and Georges Monette and Qing Shao},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={61 11},
  pages={2293-303}
}
Although there has been evidence to suggest that women exhibit more vulnerability to psychological distress than men when they lose a spouse or remarry, knowledge about the process by which men and women adjust to marital change remains fragmentary. This is due in part to the length of time between observations in longitudinal studies on marital change… CONTINUE READING