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Longevity Thoughts

• arclein
Our results support the notion of a tradeoff between longevity and reproduction in humans. PEL and non-PEL individuals in our cohort were all born around the turn of the century and reached reproductive age in the 1920's, long before reliable methods of birth control were widely available. This reduces the influence of contraception on family size,