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Despite media attention on new population models, there is still no acknowledgment of the clear solution: widespread access to contraception, and smaller family sizes. Alexandria,
WASHINGTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report released today by the U.S.
WASHINGTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's 65-and-older population is projected to reach 83.7 million in the year 2050, almost double in size from the 2012 level of 43.1 million,
Health care spending is a large – and ever increasing - portion of government budgets.
The elderly tend to die in higher numbers when the economy is booming versus when its heading for recession, says a new study, but researchers don't understand why.
Active-aging trends create significant business opportunities and growth, finds a new report from International Council on Active Aging®. Vancouver, BC
Seniors living in Hawaii have the longest healthy life expectancy, while those living in the South, regardless of race, have the lowest, the CDC reported on Thursday in a state-by-state analysis of life expectancy for Americans 65 years of age.
The economic crisis has put measurable pressure on birth rates in Europe over the last decade.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.