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One of the hallmarks of modern marriage in America is that people tend to marry other people who have similar educational attainments. But a new study suggests that doctor-doctor marriages may need more life-support than others.

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In fact, the study notes that something like 50% of female surgeons are married to physicians. Blame Your Genes) This is in keeping with current marital trends. Who’s better at understanding the stresses and strains of a physician’s life than another physician?

Luckily, there are more female surgeons than there have been before, so there are more around to marry.

And since medical students are busy — particularly those training to be surgeons — are more likely to socialize among their own.

No wonder that the study suggests surgeon-surgeon marriages are on the rise.

You’d think that two-doctor families would be idyllic: not only are both parents well-paid and competent at handling Baby’s late night fever spike, but they’re also able to appreciate each other’s latest bit of O. gossip and compete to beat Gregory House at the correct diagnosis. (More on Time.com: ‘Love Hormone’ Oxytocin Enhances Men’s Memories of Mom — Good or Bad) “Surgeons in dual physician relationships had greater difficulty in balancing their parenting and career responsibilities,” than those who had partners who stayed home or worked in other areas, finds the study, which was authored by Liselotte N.

Dyrbye, an associate professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic College.

Specifically, two-doctor couples were more likely to delay having children and to feel that their work did not leave enough time for a family life.

For surgeons married to other surgeons, the picture was even grimmer.

They were more likely to report that child-rearing had slowed their career, and they were more “likely to stay home from work to care for a sick child and more often surrogated their career” in favor of their partner’s career, the study said.

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