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A philosopher asks: Is a longer life a happier one?

One of the biggest questions in ageing research is whether there is a ceiling on how long human beings can live. This effect is often referred to as a “mortality plateau”. If it were impossible to live past a certain age, we would expect mortality rates to continue rising as people age, rather than plateau. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. However, as I see it, life can […]

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