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Health Risk or Resource? Gradual and Independent Association between Self-Rated Health and Mortality Persists Over 30 Years

  • Matthias Bopp mail,

    bopp@ifspm.uzh.ch

    Affiliation: Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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  • Julia Braun,

    Affiliation: Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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  • Felix Gutzwiller,

    Affiliation: Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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  • David Faeh,
  • for the Swiss National Cohort Study Group
  • Published: February 09, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030795

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 10 Feb 2012 at 22:50 GMT

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 17 Feb 2012 at 23:24 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Scientific American
Title: “Self-Rated Health Predicts Mortality: Scientific American Podcast”
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Title: “Hypochondriacs don't live as long as research suggests a person's outlook affects lifespan”
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