Research Suggests Women Live Longer Than Men Even In Times Of Hunger And Epidemics
February 13, 2018
It has been noticed that women all over the world live longer than men. And in some countries, the difference is around 10-15 years. This mysterious phenomenon has intrigued many researchers over the years. Finally, scientists managed to find the reason.
James Vopel from Duke University and a team of scientists from the University of Southern Denmark (led by Virginia Zarulli) analyzed information on mortality in different countries over the past couple of hundred years. First of all, researchers were interested in people who died because of hunger and diseases.