-As per the survey, married men had higher body mass index (BMI) than their unmarried counterparts. Men who were seeking to get married were in a better physical state compared to those who already have been married for a while.
-It was revealed that social factors were found to influence weight gain in men pre and post wedding.
-Social gatherings where people are forced to binge eat, work related stress, sedentary lifestyle and being callous about the added kilos to their weight could be few of the reasons for weight increased in men after the wedding.
-Findings were published in the journal Social Science & Medicine
Source: Social Science & Medicine