Sunday, December 02, 2007

Having Lots of Kids Helps Dads Live to 100 | LiveScience

Having Lots of Kids Helps Dads Live to 100 | LiveScience
(HealthDay News) -- A young, trim farmer with four or more children: According to a new study, that's the ideal profile for American men hoping to reach 100 years of age.

He described the study as "very well-done, very clean."

Theoretically, a household full of young kids should deplete a family's resources and undermine the longevity of parents, Mitnitski said. And yet, young dads with many children lived much longer than other men in this sample.

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