Average Lifespan

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Signs Of Death - Life Extension
... Life extension refers to an increase in maximum or average lifespan, especially in humans, by slowing down or reversing the processes of aging ... Average lifespan is determined by vulnerability to accidents and age or lifestyle-related afflictions such as cancer, or cardiovascular disease ... Extension of average lifespan can be achieved by good diet, exercise and avoidance of hazards such as smoking ...

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