life expectancy

USA’s life expectancy declines

Marcus Roberts | 14 December 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: life expectancy, mortality rate, United States

Russia’s unmotivated elderly

Marcus Roberts | 04 September 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: life expectancy, mortality rate, Russia

Women have not always lived longer than men

Shannon Roberts | 20 July 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, health, life expectancy

Big News! Our #2 is on the way!

Marcus Roberts | 08 July 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing, life expectancy, population growth

Loneliness is bad for your health

Nicole M. King | 28 February 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: divorce, life expectancy, loneliness, obesity

What’s shortening women’s lives?

Carolyn Moynihan | 05 March 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: life expectancy, women
Articles about how women are forging ahead of men have been proliferating in recent years, some even talking about “the end of men”. A new trend looks more like "the end of women".

Hoovering can lengthen your life, ladies

Mariette Ulrich | 20 November 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: exercise, housework, life expectancy
It’s not news that physical activity can increase wellness and longevity, but new studies are giving more precise detail about what types and amounts of exercise are most beneficial.

Dicing with death

Carolyn Moynihan | 02 September 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: investment, life expectancy
Germans who have invested in the demise of older Americans are getting angry that the latter are taking too long to die. Statisticians and medical experts are not as good at projecting life expectancy as they might seem to be.

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