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Forum Name: Studying Basic Sciences

Question: life expantacy

Anonymous - Mon Aug 11, 2003 5:45 am

I have a question. I have a theory on people living betterand longer. not knowing the have a teminal disease like cancer,HIV exc. im looking for an article on this subject. if any one could help me out on this issue. I think that people that find out the are teminally ill. their condition accelerates due to the psychological impact they get when they do find out. if any one is aware of an article on this subject can the let me know where I can find such information.
PAXILHEAD - Tue Jun 28, 2005 1:54 pm

It's like Lung cancer, they don't die from the cigarrettes, they die from guilt...

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