Shorter, but Longer…

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CC Image from Google

By: Jordan M.

Tall people seem to benefit it certain aspects of life. For instance, taller people make more money on average, but research is showing that shorter people may be less prone to cancer. Shorter people even have longer life spans than their taller counterparts. Most studies are focused on the growth of breast cancer specifically in taller women than shorter women. Although, taller people have a lower risk of a heart disease or heart attack than shorter people. Why do tall people have a greater chance of cancer but a lower chance of heart disease? It has to do with your cells. (Read more…)

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