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Adiposity in Midlife May Reduce Healthy Survival in Women Who Live to Older Ages

October 6, 2009 - MedscapeCME- According to a study reported in the September 30, 2009 issue of BMJ the probability of healthy survival among women who live to older ages is lower in women with midlife adiposity.

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