“It’s not trivial,” said Mr. Phillips, a professor of sociology at the University of California at San Diego. “We looked at all cause categories and, for nearly every one, we found an excess of deaths — particularly for people who are dying rapidly, like dead-on-arrival or dying in the emergency department.”|
In general, Mr. Phillips said the team’s analysis of some 57.5-million death certificates shows the chance of dying during this holiday period increases “somewhere between 3% and 9%, depending on the demographic group you’re looking at, and somewhere between 1% and 10%, depending on what cause of death you’re looking at.”
Less clear are the reasons behind this fatal phenomenon.
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Christmas and new year are both pagan holidays so this isn't hard for me to understand.
Romans:6:23: For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.