Life Expectancy News and Research

RSS
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.
New hope for patients with premature aging condition progeria

New hope for patients with premature aging condition progeria

Serious illness among children with sickle cell disease reduced with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine

Serious illness among children with sickle cell disease reduced with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine

Anti-reflux valve improves quality of life for cancer patients

Anti-reflux valve improves quality of life for cancer patients

Tarceva extends life of patients with pancreatic cancer

Tarceva extends life of patients with pancreatic cancer

Anti-reflux biliary stent helps those with bile duct obstruction

Anti-reflux biliary stent helps those with bile duct obstruction

Obese workers more costly to employers

Obese workers more costly to employers

Obesity may be associated with disability in workers

Obesity may be associated with disability in workers

European Congress on Obesity deals with bariatric surgery techniques, outcomes and metabolic benefits

European Congress on Obesity deals with bariatric surgery techniques, outcomes and metabolic benefits

Are higher doses and higher costs for cholesterol drugs worth the extra money?

Are higher doses and higher costs for cholesterol drugs worth the extra money?

Baby boomers do a lot more whingeing

Baby boomers do a lot more whingeing

Viragen announces European Multiferon licensing agreement

Viragen announces European Multiferon licensing agreement

Report on radical prostatectomy for octogenarians

Report on radical prostatectomy for octogenarians

Waist measurement a better guide to obesity

Waist measurement a better guide to obesity

Life expectancy doubled for advanced prostate cancer patients

Life expectancy doubled for advanced prostate cancer patients

Depressed elderly risk early death

Depressed elderly risk early death

Drink a glass of wine for a longer life chaps!

Drink a glass of wine for a longer life chaps!

One billion battling with neurological disorders

One billion battling with neurological disorders

Task force recommends greater use of exercise testing in chronic disease

Task force recommends greater use of exercise testing in chronic disease

Russia launches five-year, $2.9 billion plan to combat diseases

Russia launches five-year, $2.9 billion plan to combat diseases

Avastin slows growth of gliomas

Avastin slows growth of gliomas

While we only use edited and approved content for Azthena answers, it may on occasions provide incorrect responses. Please confirm any data provided with the related suppliers or authors. We do not provide medical advice, if you search for medical information you must always consult a medical professional before acting on any information provided.

Your questions, but not your email details will be shared with OpenAI and retained for 30 days in accordance with their privacy principles.

Please do not ask questions that use sensitive or confidential information.

Read the full Terms & Conditions.