Good News and Bad News: Life Expectancy Highest Ever

A recent study from the CDC concludes that Americans today are living longer than ever before: Americans are living longer than ever before, according to a new government report filled mostly with good news. U.S. life expectancy inched up again and death rates fell. Rates also fell for most of the leading causes of death with one exception—the suicide rate reached its highest point in 25 years. That’s bad news. But it’s not the only bit of bad news associated with this study. We should Read more […]