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It's Dangerous to Live in the South

Statistics show that the "stroke belt" is also where you have the highest likelihood (in the US) of dying of cardiovascular and lower respiratory disease (smoking), cancer and accidents. Obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome are probable causes, but what about accidents? Why do southerners have the most accidents? Bless their dangerous little hearts....

SOURCE
http://consumer.healthday.com/cardiovascular-health-information-20/heart-attack-news-357/southeastern-states-have-highest-number-of-preventable-deaths-687436.html

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anais_pf
May. 4th, 2014 01:26 am (UTC)
Oh, I don't know . . .



Edited at 2014-05-04 01:27 am (UTC)
liveonearth
May. 4th, 2014 01:34 am (UTC)
I was wondering if it's just the tornadoes. Or maybe the redneck drinking and reckless behavior. Or the red-faced political fights. Time for more research. =-]
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