Aging Clinical and Experimental Research

, Volume 15, Issue 6, pp 441–442 | Cite as

Japanese elderly cohort in Okinawa, Japan: Exploring the relationship of social factors and health

  • Aya Goto
  • Seiji Yasumura
  • Seizo Sakihara
Section on Longitudinal Studies


Active aging elderly Japan life expectancy longitudinal study social factors 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Public Health, Fukushima MedicalUniversity School of MedicineFukushimaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Social WelfareOkinawa International UniversityOkinawaJapan

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