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Securities and Exchange Commission Accuses 3 Top Executives from Life Partners Life Settlement Company of Fraud With Life Expect by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 04 Jan 2012 6:58pm This is just a bad business all the way around in my book as investors are hedging on when the person who’s life insurance policy they have taken over. I love the fact that Rick Perry seems to be a friend and fan of the company and it goes to show how deep digital illiteracy with those running for office runs. I wonder how many people he migh ... Read on »
Scleroderma Life Expectancy - What To Expect? by Jan Posted Sun 27 Mar 2011 8:56am If you are reading this article, you probably have scleroderma, and want to know how much is the average scleroderma life expectancy. People with diffuse scleroderma usually can be expected to live 20 to 50 years after the diagnosis. However, nothing can be said with 100% certainty. The good news is that there is a new and very promising nat ... Read on »
End of Life Patients Benefit from Knowing their Life Expectancy by Glenna Murdock Registered Nurse Posted Mon 03 Nov 2008 9:02pm You’ve just received news that hit you right between the eyes—hard! Your doctor has delivered a diagnosis with a potentially fatal outcome. Treatments might help or they might not. Do you want the doctor to lay the facts on the line or would you prefer to embark on the treatment pathway while being kept in the dark about your chance of survival ... Read on »
Life expectancies and work life by John A. Patient Expert Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 6:16pm The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Global Aging Studyon Retirement in July 2005 showed that 40 percent of global respondents intend to work in one form or another after they officially retire.  Nearly 70 percent of U.S. respondents are interested in working during retirement, while only 15 percent of the survey participants from ... Read on »
Life Expectancy > But Hold the Parade by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 19 Apr 2011 9:00am According to the National Vital Statistics Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the average life expectancy of a baby born in the U.S. climbed to 78.2 years. At the same time, the death rate fell to an all-time low. The age-adjusted death rate fell from 758.7 deaths per 100,000 people to just 741 deaths per 100,000 peo ... Read on »
Follow These Basic Japanese Eating Rules for a Longer Life Expectancy by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Wed 02 Dec 2009 3:22am While many people all over the civilized world are leading longer, fuller lives, it is the Japanese that has the world beat in regards to life expectancy. In fact, they lead the United States (second in the world in regards to life expectancy) by as much as five years! The secret to living a long life is clean living and eating right, something t ... Read on »
Television Watching May Shorten Life Expectancy by A4M Posted Fri 09 Sep 2011 10:19pm Posted on 2011-09-09 06:00:00 in Lifestyle | Longevity |   In that sedentary behavior is associated with a higher risk of death, particularly from heart attack or stroke, som ... Read on »
Parkinson’s Disease Shortens Life Expectancy by A4M Posted Fri 20 Jan 2012 10:13pm Posted on 2012-01-20 06:00:00 in Demographics | Parkinsons Disease | Parkinson's Disease is a brain disorder that causes tremors and difficulty with movement and walking, and most ... Read on »
US Life Expectancy Now at 78.7 Years by A4M Posted Mon 20 Jan 2014 10:08pm Posted on Jan. 17, 2014, 6 a.m. in Demographics Longevity Population - image from Shutterstock Life expectancy, the number of years that an indivi ... Read on »
Life Expectancy by John A. Patient Expert Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 6:16pm Life expectancy has been on the rise in the U.S. population, hitting 77.9 years in 2004, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But in analyzing population, mortality and health-insurance coverage statistics in 2,072 individual and merged counties across the U.S. from 1982 through 2001, the researchers found that some ... Read on »