I heard about this phenomenon not all that long ago, although I never did get around to actually publishing this particular blog entry.
So, here it is to remedy that.
This was a bizarre story that explains that more middle aged white men are dying, and nobody seems to understand exactly why this should be.
Here is the link to this very strange story:
More and More Middle-Aged White Americans Are Dying And Nobody's Quite Sure Why 55,04014 Brendan O'Connor Filed to: MORTALITY AND SOCIAL STRATIFICATION11/02/15 8:06pm