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Religious affiliation linked to nearly 4-year longevity boost

Medical Xpress - Thu 14 Jun 18

A new nationwide study of obituaries has found that people with religious affiliations lived nearly four years longer than those with no ties to religion.

One thing you'll find in the obits of many long-living people, ScienceDaily - Wed 13 Jun 18

Religious people live four years longer than atheists, study finds

Daily Mail - Wed 13 Jun 18

The Ohio State University study was based on 1,000 obituaries published across the US in 2011. While the data set is small, the psychology research team insisted there is merit to the correlation. ...

Could God Help You Live Longer?

Livescience - Wed 13 Jun 18

Being religious may come with a longevity boost, a new study suggests.