Compared with women who are left a husband, a man who is left by a wife are more at risk of mental disorder if the do not find a replacement for a long time. Mental diseases more commonly found in widowers who continue to remain single than women who choose to be left alone.
Losing a loved one is a sad thing in life and consequently can quite shake the mental condition. For a widower who is still single until several years after the death of his wife, they experience an increased risk of mental disorders significantly. (more…)