"Heart disease, stroke, diabetes — the impact of obesity is across the board. And people are living long enough to show the long-term effects," S. Jay Olshansky, a researcher at the University of Illinois School of Public Health, said in USA Today.
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S. Jay Olshansky, a longevity researcher at the University of Illinois at Chicago, said it remains to be seen just how much further life span can be stretched with technology.
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