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Posted on Oct. 16, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Healthcare and Public Policy
Living Longer, But Not Healthier

Life expectancy climbs worldwide but people spend more years living with illness and disability.

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Posted on Oct. 8, 2015, 6 a.m. in Healthcare and Public Policy Demographics Exercise
Take Action Against Inactivity

The lack of physical activity plaguing America raises clinical, public health and fiscal challenges for the nation.

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Posted on Aug. 3, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Cardio-Vascular
Potent Value of Prevention

Half of heart disease deaths may be due to preventable factors, among US adults ages 45 to 79 years.

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Posted on July 10, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Healthcare and Public Policy
Health Trends Among US Baby Boomers

Men and women born between 1946 and 1964 are exerting a profound effect on the US healthcare system.

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Posted on June 26, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Lifestyle
Challenges of Caregiving

As the nation’s population ages, the profile of the family caregiver is evolving.

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Posted on June 23, 2015, 6 a.m. in Longevity Demographics Stem Cell Women's Health
Secret to Longevity in Stem Cells

Of today’s 53 living supercentenarians (age 110 and over), 51 are female.

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Posted on May 8, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Blood Pressure
Spike in BP-Related Deaths

The overall death rate from hypertension (high blood pressure) in the US has increased by 23% since 2000, despite the death rate from all other causes dropping by 21%.

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Posted on Feb. 2, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Cancer
Declines in Cancer Deaths

While cancer mortality in the US has declined by 22% over the past two decades, persistent trends in cancer types remain as important public health issues.

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Posted on Jan. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Demographics Cancer Weight and Obesity
BMI a Major Cancer Risk Factor

High body mass index (BMI) may be responsible for half a million cancers a year worldwide.

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Posted on Sept. 3, 2014, 6 a.m. in Demographics Longevity
Multiple Chronic Conditions Threaten Gains in Life Expectancy

The average decline in life expectancy is 1.8 years with each additional chronic condition—ranging from 0.4 fewer years with the first condition to 2.6 fewer years with the sixth condition.

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