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Volume 19 No. 2 • February 2016


That’s one way to look at it...

Being Short Can Be An Advantage

“The shorter you are, the longer you’ll live if you’re a Japanese man, Hawaii-based researches concluded.”

“A study based on the Kuakini Honolulu Asia Aging Study showed shorter men were likelier to have a protective form of the longevity gene FOXO3, leading to smaller body size in early development and a longer lifespan. Shorter men were also likelier to have lower blood insulin levels and less cancer.”

—reported in the May 7 2014 PLoS ONE

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