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Brain can’t be fooled if you’re ‘only living with partner’

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If you live together with your partner, you may think your relationship is just as stable as a married couple's.

But a new study finds you can't fool your brain.

That's because it associates co-habitating with a lack of commitment and so the brain can't relax.

Researchers say this could be why studies have found the health benefits linked to marriage do not at all apply to couples who haven't made it legal yet .

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