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If men are the more powerful gender, why is it that they die earlier and have higher rates of heart disease, suicide, and alcoholism?, assignment help

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Answer the following Critical Thinking questions. If men are the more powerful gender, why is it that they die earlier and have higher rates of heart disease, suicide, and alcoholism? As women gain power, should we expect them to have similar health problems? Why or why not?

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Why women outlive men and whether gender empowerment will change this fact
Over the ages, the general assumption has been that men are stronger than women.
However, with the evolution of humankind, change in gender roles, and advances in scientific
research, this assumption seems far from the truth. Recent scientific studies suggest that
women are the stronger species though some disagree as to what stronger means. The fact is
that men and women are stronger and weaker in different aspects. One important aspect is life
expectancy. Women live longer than men by up to 5 to 10 years (Jones, par 2). Men also have
higher rates of suicide, alcoholism, smoking addiction, and heart conditions (Jones, par 5).
Taking these two aspects into perspective, then shouldn’t women be the stronger gender?
Let’s examine the...

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