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Cheap ways to save your life

These are small investments that might help you avoid an early death.

By MSN Money producer Aug 5, 2013 7:29PM

Image: Grim Reaper © Anton Ovcharenko/Vetta/Getty ImagesIt goes without saying that most people would like to avoid an untimely encounter with the Grim Reaper. Thankfully, there are many affordable and effective ways of increasing the overall odds of your survival, whether during a short-term emergency, in your day-to-day routine or over the long run of your life.


As of 2011, the average life expectancy in the U.S. was 78.7 years, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The leading causes of death included heart disease, cancer, stroke, Alzheimer's disease and accidents.


Watch the Undercover Secrets video below for cheap items or actions -- many as simple as a regular evening walk -- that can ward off some of these common killers.


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The leading causes of death included heart disease, cancer, stroke, Alzheimer's disease and accidents.

 

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Aug 26, 2013 9:29AM
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LMAO. Good advice but it is funny that as soon as you listen to the video, then they come on selling life insurance.  Where are the "ask your doctor" ads???  Oh, well.  They will be on the "ask your doctor" box all day and night!!!
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