Tag Archives: life expectancy

Expecting to live trivia

Even though the average life expectancy in other countries can be longer than in the US, after the age of 80, you have a greater chance of living longer in the US.

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Growing older – or not

Remember your last class reunion? Why is it that some of your peers look 10 years older than you but some look 10 years younger? One of the factors, according to researchers, is environmental differences from one person to the … Continue reading

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Boomers

Baby boomers are in worse overall health with higher levels of hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol and higher rates of disability than their parents, according to a new study the West Virginia University School of Medicine. While life expectancy may be … Continue reading

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