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June 26, 2009

Excess Pounds, but Not Too Many, May Lead to Longer Life

"Being overweight won’t kill you — it may even help you live longer. That’s the latest from a study that analyzed data on 11,326 Canadian adults, ages 25 and older, who were followed over a 12-year period."

Read more in New York Times, June 25, 2009.

Note: This study looked at people without HIV.