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Americans Have Worse Health Than English Peers, Study Finds

Written By: Walter Hoerman MD - Mar• 15•11

This paper doesn’t explain reasons why, but definitely found a difference in overall health. A little embarrassing, isn’t it…

“From birth through old age, Americans have poorer health than their British counterparts, a new study finds. Researchers used data on nearly 40,000 residents of the United States and 70,000 residents of England taken from nationally representative health surveys of the respective countries. After all the numbers were crunched, Americans had higher rates of nearly all chronic diseases and markers of diseases than people of a similar age in England.”

Americans Have Worse Health Than English Peers, Study Finds

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