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US LIFE EXPECTANCY
U.S. Life Expectancy Falls As More People Die From Illnesses
The worrisome decline is the first in more than two decades.
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Study Finds Link Between Where You Live And How Long You'll Live
The rich really do get richer.
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The Penalty for Poverty Should Not Be Death
Richard (RJ) Eskow
Host, The Zero Hour; Sr. Fellow, Campaign for America's Future
The Brookings Institution recently issued a report showing that poor Americans die at a much earlier age than rich Americans, and that this life expectancy gap between rich and poor is growing rapidly.
Donald Trump Is Winning Because White America Is Dying
Noam Chomsky says Trump's rise is partly due to deeply rooted -- and potentially fatal -- feelings of fear and anger.
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Report Finds Dramatic Increase In Number Of American Centenarians
And women still live longer than men.
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Drug Overdose Deaths Rising As U.S. Life Expectancy Stalls
A child born last year can expect to make it to age 78.
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