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Study: Women's Life Expectancy Dropping

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Study: Women's Life Expectancy Dropping

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Study: Women's Life Expectancy Dropping

Study: Women's Life Expectancy Dropping

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In some parts of the U.S., a women's life expectancy is less than it was in the 1980's according to a new study. Madeleine Brand talks with one of the study's co-authors, Majid Ezzati from the Harvard School of Public Health.

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