Ageing and Longevity

Something worrying is happening to life expectancy in high-income countries

The opioid epidemic in the US is just part of the puzzle. Image: REUTERS

Lisa Rapaport

Journalist, Reuters

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 A man is seen in silhouette walking a dog at Cunningham Park in the Queens borough of New York U.S., January 26, 2017.
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 People are seen in silhouette underneath the Manhattan Bridge during sunny weather in Manhattan, New York, U.S., July 18, 2018.
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