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U.S. Now Ranks 49th in Life Expectancy

The United States currently ranks 49th in the world in overall life expectancy, according to a study published in the academic journal Health Affairs (http://www.healthcare-now.org/us-slips-to-49th-in-life-expectancy/), slipping dramatically during the last decade. The noteworthy decline is highlighted by the fact that … Continue reading

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