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Americans fears Arjumand Siddiqi University of Toronto study Blacks Whites mortality rates

Increased Mortality Rates Among Whites Driven by Apparent Fear of Loss of Social Status, Study Says

A new study published by public health researchers from the University of Toronto suggests that rising short-term mortality rates of white Americans appear to be “driven principally by the anxiety of losing their social status.” The fear is unfounded as there’s been no evidence to indicate that they are worse…