Women really ARE the stronger sex! They survive better than men during famines, epidemics and slavery, reveals analysis of some of humanities most ‘horrific’ situations

When it comes to survival in the most extreme conditions women really are the strongest sex, a study of famines, epidemics and slavery has found.

It is well known that women are the ‘life expectancy champions’ – living longer than men in every country in the world.

But to see if this holds true when death rates are ‘extraordinarily high’, researchers compared the survival rates of males and females in the most ‘horrific’ situations.

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