A new study quantifies the effect air pollution has on human life expectancy around the world. It's not good news, researchers report.
Aug. 11, 2020 • ~7 min
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Areas of the US with more fast food, lots of oil and gas extraction jobs, and higher population density have lower life expectancy, new research shows.
March 9, 2020 • ~6 min
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Education is the best way to predict life expectancy, researchers report. The more education people have, the longer they tend to live.
Feb. 24, 2020 • ~4 min
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Ageism can have real consequences for the health of older people, including shorter life expectancy and reduced access to health care, researchers say.
Jan. 16, 2020 • ~3 min
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New research tackles a tough conversation for older adults and their health providers: When does life expectancy make cancer screening unwise?
July 3, 2019 • ~10 min
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