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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.
Actelion launches new 20 mcg/mL Ventavis formulation

Actelion launches new 20 mcg/mL Ventavis formulation

State wrap: Mental illness in Arizona, stimulus "windfall" in Texas, Medicaid expansion in Nebraska

State wrap: Mental illness in Arizona, stimulus "windfall" in Texas, Medicaid expansion in Nebraska

Brits defend National Health Service against U.S. criticism

Brits defend National Health Service against U.S. criticism

HeartWare achieves enrollment milestone under its ADVANCE Clinical Trial in the U.S

HeartWare achieves enrollment milestone under its ADVANCE Clinical Trial in the U.S

Chemical components of elderberry, cinnamon and green tea extracts block HIV viruses from infecting cells

Chemical components of elderberry, cinnamon and green tea extracts block HIV viruses from infecting cells

Newly discovered anti-aging gene linked to high blood pressure

Newly discovered anti-aging gene linked to high blood pressure

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation and the Davis Phinney Foundation jointly fund new study

The Parkinson's Disease Foundation and the Davis Phinney Foundation jointly fund new study

Knopp Neurosciences to present phase 2 results of drug candidate in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Knopp Neurosciences to present phase 2 results of drug candidate in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Importance of PSA testing in high-risk men, stressed by National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Importance of PSA testing in high-risk men, stressed by National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Canadian health care system may be getting 'bum rap'

Canadian health care system may be getting 'bum rap'

Psychologists say longer lives can still lead to happier years

Psychologists say longer lives can still lead to happier years

New approach targets gut hormone to lower blood sugar levels

New approach targets gut hormone to lower blood sugar levels

Discovery of novel function of hormone found in gut that may lower glucose levels in diabetes

Discovery of novel function of hormone found in gut that may lower glucose levels in diabetes

Cooling unconscious cardiac arrest survivors increases survival, cost effective

Cooling unconscious cardiac arrest survivors increases survival, cost effective

Cost effectiveness study looks at potential value of new genetic test for guiding chemotherapy treatment

Cost effectiveness study looks at potential value of new genetic test for guiding chemotherapy treatment

New drug compound Salirasib brings hope to pancreatic cancer patients

New drug compound Salirasib brings hope to pancreatic cancer patients

An aging world

An aging world

Developing countries can successfully combat HIV/AIDS epidemic with generics

Developing countries can successfully combat HIV/AIDS epidemic with generics

IQ explains some of the difference in heart disease between people of high and low socio-economic status

IQ explains some of the difference in heart disease between people of high and low socio-economic status

Overcoming the big ‘nanotech’ challenges

Overcoming the big ‘nanotech’ challenges

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