The summary below is from the full report titled Obesity in Adulthood and Its Consequences for Life Expectancy: A Life-Table Analysis. It is in the 7 January 2003 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 138, pages 24- 32). The authors are A Peeters, JJ Barendregt, F Willekens, JP Mackenbach, AAL Mamun, and L Bonneux, for the Netherlands Epidemiology and Demography Compression of Morbidity Research Group.
Overweight and Obesity by Middle Age Are Associated with Shortened Lifespan. Ann Intern Med. 2003;138:I–44. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-138-1-200301070-00004
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