my husband is 15 years older than me

my husband is 15 years older than me

What do you do when your partner is older than you?

Identify Mutual Interests Equalize the age gap by focusing on your mutual interests. Spend time doing things you both love, and your difference in age will seemingly melt away. Meeting each others’ friends (and socializing with different generations) can be stimulating and empowering for both parties.

Is it good to marry a man older than you?

Marriage generally improves life expectancy, but the age gap between a couple affects the life expectancy of men and women very differently. Marrying an older man shortens a woman’s lifespan, but having a younger husband reduces it even more, the study found.

How does the age gap between partners affect their survival?

Previous studies of the age gap between spouses with respect to mortality found that having a younger spouse is beneficial, while having an older spouse is detrimental for one’s own survival.

Does age gap affect marriage?

Men and women both report greater marital satisfaction with younger spouses, but that satisfaction fades over time in marriages with a significant age gap between the partners, new CU Boulder research finds.

My Partner Is More Than 15 Years Older Than Me—Here's …

Jan 29, 2020 — “In general, you have to look at each relationship on a case-by-case basis,” says Jill A. Murray, Ph.D., a licensed psychotherapist and author …