Latest Life expectancy Stories
A global effort has been put forth to better understand the specific challenges and issues associated to living in the tropical regions of the world.
According to a new report, regular physical activity during leisure time can increase overall life expectancy by as much as 4.5 years.
Even as we get older, participating in healthy activities and avoiding unhealthy ones can add years to our lives, a team of Swedish researchers report in a recently-published population study.
Despite advances in health care and increases in life expectancy overall, Americans with less than a high school education have life expectancies similar to adults in the 1950s and 1960s.
Reports have announced that the US life expectancy is stagnating and falling behind that of many other countries across the world as people try to discover the keys to a longer, healthier life.
Researchers have discovered that, even though the U.S. has progressed in the number of people who live with a longer lifespan, it still doesn’t match other countries in terms of life expectancies.
Women in their seventies who exercise and eat healthy amounts of fruits and vegetables have a longer life expectancy.
Undertaking regular jogging increases the life expectancy of men by 6.2 years and women by 5.6 years, reveals the latest data from the Copenhagen City Heart study presented at the EuroPRevent2012 meeting.
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