City Dwellers More Resistant To Disease

City Dwellers More Resistant To Disease

Living in cities may not be a bad health option, suggests a new study.

Naresh Kumar
  • 28 september 2010

Finally some good news for us city dwellers. Researchers from the University of London have concluded that people in urban areas are more resistant to diseases than their rural brethren. With denser populations and more chance of disease spreading, urbanities have developed genes that give them resistance to these diseases which they then pass  on to their kids, thus spreading the resistance genes.

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