Rex Arul

518 days ago

41 percent increase in the risk of death in the first six months after losing a spouse

Can You Die From a Broken Heart?

nautil.us

Ruth and Harold “Doc” Knapke met in elementary school. They exchanged letters during the war, when Doc was stationed in Germany. After he returned their romance began in earnest. They married, raised six children and celebrated 65 anniversaries together.