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Elizabeth:My question is about the SOURCE of a comment made in your recent PLEDGE message.If you could give me the REFERENCE for the following statement, I would be very grateful. THANK YOU!In fact, children today may be on track to have a shorter lifespan than their parents!

The statement that “children today may be on track to have a shorter lifespan than their parents” comes from a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine. The article can be found under:
 
Olhansky, J., Passaro, D., Hershow, R., Layden, J. et al. (2005, May 17). A Potential Decline in Life Expectancy in the United States in the 21st Century. The New England Journal of Medicine, 352 (11), 1139-1144.
 
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