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Average Brit suffers 9,672 ailments in a lifetime

23rd May 2012

Research carried out by the Benenden Healthcare Society has suggested that the average British person suffers 9,672 ailments and injuries in their lifetime.

The findings from a study of 2,000 people indicate that they will suffer 124 incidents of ill health every year ranging from headaches to bad backs, upset stomachs, at least three sore throats, four cases of heartburn and four cricked necks. They will also suffer five cuts, five cramps and experience some sort of pain almost once every three days.


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