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Gender, Health, and Health Behaviors

  • Christina Lee
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Abstract

One of the most well-established gender differences in health is that men die earlier than women. Men’s life expectancy, worldwide, averages 4 years less than women’s (Population Reference Bureau, 2008).

Keywords

Gender Difference Risk Behavior Health Behavior Anorexia Nervosa Bulimia Nervosa 
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  • Christina Lee
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  1. 1.University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

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