Gender and life expectancy | Tomorrow Today - The Science Magazine | DW | 21.04.2017
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Gender and life expectancy

Women in western industrialized nations live longer than men. Is life expectancy determined by gender? A researcher looked for answers in the archives of convents and monasteries – and discovered that monks live almost as long as nuns.

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