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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.
Non-invasive neuromodulation approaches can prevent invasive surgery in Parkinson's patients

Non-invasive neuromodulation approaches can prevent invasive surgery in Parkinson's patients

WHO calls for urgent action to improve health for all people

WHO calls for urgent action to improve health for all people

Toward a transformative therapy for sickle cell patients

Toward a transformative therapy for sickle cell patients

Study shows Urolithin A as a potent enhancer of muscle function in mice with muscular dystrophy

Study shows Urolithin A as a potent enhancer of muscle function in mice with muscular dystrophy

Urolithin A shows promise to slow progression of Duchenne Muscle Dystrophy

Urolithin A shows promise to slow progression of Duchenne Muscle Dystrophy

2021 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting goes virtual for the first time

2021 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting goes virtual for the first time

A new hydrogel for treatment and recovery of muscle injuries

A new hydrogel for treatment and recovery of muscle injuries

The pressure is on to diagnose and treat chronic kidney disease

The pressure is on to diagnose and treat chronic kidney disease

Researchers refute decades of scientific theory on background radiation

Researchers refute decades of scientific theory on background radiation

Study shows cost-effectiveness of total knee replacement for patients with knee osteoarthritis

Study shows cost-effectiveness of total knee replacement for patients with knee osteoarthritis

Joint project aims to establish automated system for SARS-CoV-2 analysis in wastewater

Joint project aims to establish automated system for SARS-CoV-2 analysis in wastewater

Study reveals worsening health profiles in Gen X and Gen Y

Study reveals worsening health profiles in Gen X and Gen Y

New drug regimen is safe and effective in children with cystic fibrosis

New drug regimen is safe and effective in children with cystic fibrosis

Vaccinating the elderly first for COVID-19 saves most lives

Vaccinating the elderly first for COVID-19 saves most lives

Delays in treatment at the hospital may have severe consequences on stroke recovery

Delays in treatment at the hospital may have severe consequences on stroke recovery

New technology may expand health inequalities worldwide

New technology may expand health inequalities worldwide

New tool helps choose the best intervention for each dementia patient

New tool helps choose the best intervention for each dementia patient

A single letter difference in a single gene spells a lifetime of anemia, pain worldwide

A single letter difference in a single gene spells a lifetime of anemia, pain worldwide

Study assesses causes of higher COVID-mortality among men

Study assesses causes of higher COVID-mortality among men

Researchers use powerful X-rays to analyze brain tissues of schizophrenia patients

Researchers use powerful X-rays to analyze brain tissues of schizophrenia patients