05/24/2012 04:39 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2012

10 Easy Ways To Cut Your Life Short

Forget the teenagers. It's boomers who behave as if we are invincible. Every day we jaywalk through our lives, taking proverbial shortcuts and being oblivious to the dangers that there just may be a Mack truck bearing down on us. The bottom line: Lifestyle choices we make are adversely impacting our health and well-being. And some of those dangers, experts say, are actually life-threatening.

Flip through our slideshow below for 10 easy ways to shorten your life.

11 Easy Ways To Shorten Your Life