Ageing and Longevity

Why helping people to age well is a new healthcare priority

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Scientists understand the biological mechanisms of ageing now more than ever. Image: Unsplash/Mark Timberlake

Andrew J Scott
Professor of Economics, London Business School
Martin Ellison
Professor of Economics, University of Oxford and Michael Cohen Fellow of Exeter College
David A. Sinclair
Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
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Prevalence of diseases in the United States by age
Prevalence of diseases in the United States by age Image: The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Probability of New Born in France Reaching Older Ages
Probability of a newborn in France living to 90 and beyond Image: Human Mortality Database: University of California, Berkeley (US) and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (Germany).
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