Life Expectancy News and Research

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Life expectancy is the expected (in the statistical sense) number of years of life remaining at a given age. It is denoted by e''x'', which means the average number of subsequent years of life for someone now aged ''x'', according to a particular mortality experience.
Unhealthy diet makes the body's defenses more aggressive in the long term

Unhealthy diet makes the body's defenses more aggressive in the long term

Circadian rhythms could hold key to novel treatments for glioblastoma

Circadian rhythms could hold key to novel treatments for glioblastoma

Women survive better than men during hard times, research shows

Women survive better than men during hard times, research shows

Survival strategy of mRNAs during sugar deficiency in the cell

Survival strategy of mRNAs during sugar deficiency in the cell

New ACOEM statement provides recommendations for managing obesity in workplace

New ACOEM statement provides recommendations for managing obesity in workplace

Study shows e-cigarette use may increase quit attempts and reduce smoking

Study shows e-cigarette use may increase quit attempts and reduce smoking

Sickle cell patients, families and doctors face a ‘fight for everything’

Sickle cell patients, families and doctors face a ‘fight for everything’

Deep brain stimulation may improve survival for Parkinson's patients

Deep brain stimulation may improve survival for Parkinson's patients

Doing more harm than good? Epidemic of screening burdens nation’s older patients

Doing more harm than good? Epidemic of screening burdens nation’s older patients

New study suggests young adulthood as most beneficial age for HIV screening

New study suggests young adulthood as most beneficial age for HIV screening

Cancer survivors have shorter lifespan finds new study

Cancer survivors have shorter lifespan finds new study

Longer life associated with optimism, stubborness and “love for land” finds study

Longer life associated with optimism, stubborness and “love for land” finds study

Scientists use nanoparticles to fight Mucoviscidosis

Scientists use nanoparticles to fight Mucoviscidosis

Study finds improvements in survivals rates of individuals with kidney failure

Study finds improvements in survivals rates of individuals with kidney failure

Relieving Symptoms of Cystic Fibrosis with Exercise

Relieving Symptoms of Cystic Fibrosis with Exercise

Smoking contributes to less increase in life expectancy among women with only primary education

Smoking contributes to less increase in life expectancy among women with only primary education

Parental lifespan genes could pave way for new therapeutic targets to prolong life

Parental lifespan genes could pave way for new therapeutic targets to prolong life

Newborn screening for SMA favored by most people, study finds

Newborn screening for SMA favored by most people, study finds

Most office workers find negative relationship between increased sitting time and health

Most office workers find negative relationship between increased sitting time and health

Over half of reported HIV diagnoses in Europe happen in late stage of infection

Over half of reported HIV diagnoses in Europe happen in late stage of infection