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Reverse in Death Rates Seen for Urban, Rural U.S. Residents

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City dwelling has gained advantage over country living since mid 80s, data shows

Causes behind this shift may include: poorer standards of health care in rural areas; more people in rural areas without health insurance; and higher rates of disease in rural areas.

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_100417.html

June 28, 2010 - Posted by | Health News Items |

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