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How Men Age: What Evolution Reveals About Male Health and Mortality

by Richard G. Bribiescas,
Psychology Today, September 20, 2016

Although he and his wife eat similar foods, jog, are about the same age, and have similar lifestyles, Richard Bribiescas, a professor of anthropology and ecology and evolutionary biology at Yale University, knows that “by simple virtue of being male,” in all likelihood she will pick out his headstone.


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