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Women: Settling For A Less-Than-Ideal Partner May Mean More Stress

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By Jennifer Viegas
msnbc.com

In socially monogamous species, from birds to humans, most individuals find partners.

A large proportion of females, however, wind up with unattractive males of below-average quality, according to a new study that also found such less-than-ideal relationships raise female stress levels.

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