Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Holocaust survivors had higher rates of chronic conditions, lower rates of death

(JAMA Network) Holocaust survivors had higher rates of chronic conditions but lower rates of death than a comparison group of individuals insured by the same healthcare services organization in Israel. Biological and psychosocial reasons that may help to explain the findings need more study but researchers suggest unique characteristics of resilience among Holocaust survivors and better health literacy may be among the possibilities.