2019年12月09日 英语美文 暂无评论

Married people are twice as likely to become obese than their single counterparts, scientists claim.科研人员日前称,已婚人士发胖的几率为单身人士的两倍。Greek researchers found that married couples we


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Married people are twice as likely to become obese than their single counterparts, scientists claim.


Greek researchers found that married couples were more likely to become fat due to their significantly changed lifestyle as they "let themselves go".


Married men are three times as likely to suffer obesity while married women are twice as likely to have weight problems, it found.
调查发现,已婚男士肥胖的几率为单身男士的三倍,而已婚女士肥胖的几率为单身女士的两倍。 verywen.com

The research, based on the study of more than 17,000 couples aged between 20 and 70, found that married couples exercised less frequently, had less sex, had poor nutrition and were "comfortable" in their lives.
该研究基于一项对17000对年龄在20岁到70岁之间的夫妇进行的调查。研究发现,人们在结婚后锻炼次数减少,性生活减少,营养不良,生活处于一种“安逸”状态。 copyright verywen.com

Married couples spend more time eating together, sit in front of the TV more and often order takeaway ready meals while exercising less.

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Scientists from Salonica and Ioannina Universities, who presented their research on Friday to the Panhellenic Medical Conference, in Athens, concluded that "abdominal obesity, or belly fat" was the worst problem among married people.


Prof Dimitris Kiortsis, one of the study's co-authors, said that obesity was found to be directly related to a change in lifestyle.
研究报告的撰写人之一迪米特瑞斯·奇奥尔特西斯教授说,肥胖与生活方式的改变直接相关。 内容来自美文网

Prof Kiortsis, from Ioannina University who is also president of the Hellenic Medical Association for Obesity, said most married couples also have less sex, which is considered intense exercise that burns calories.


He said that unmarried individuals originally spend a lot of time keeping fit and making themselves attractive in order to find a partner "but once they get married they let themselves go".
他说,人们在单身时为了寻找伴侣会花很多时间来保健和增强自身吸引力,“可一旦结了婚,他们就放任自流了”。 美文网

"The need to hunt for a partner is reduced," he said.
他说:“这是因为他们没有找对象的压力了。” verywen.com

"Stress and anxiety is reduced in a good marriage, there is less smoking, and therefore one's appetite increases."


The study advised married couples to take up more exercise, to have only one home-cooked meal a day, to avoid snacks, and to follow a Mediterranean diet which includes a lot of fruit, vegetables and olive oil.
研究建议已婚夫妇多进行体育锻炼,每天只吃一顿家常大餐,少吃点心,并遵循地中海食谱——多吃水果、蔬菜,食用橄榄油。 www.verywen.com