Tag: life expectancy

COVID Drove Biggest Drop in U.S. Life Expectancy Since World War II

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 21, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Exactly how deadly has the coronavirus pandemic been in...

U.S. Life Expectancy Drops 1 Full Year Due to COVID-19

Many people lost their jobs due to the pandemic. People in lockdown also were more likely to eat poorly, drink more alcohol and use drugs....

Heart Failure and Life Expectancy

If you learn that you have heart failure, don’t let the name mislead you. Your heart hasn’t failed. Rather, you have a condition in which...

COVID Shortened U.S. Life Expectancy by Over a Year

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Jan. 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) — The COVID-19 pandemic significantly shortened life expectancy in the United States, especially among...

Covid-19 may lead to declines in life expectancy globally, study finds

London: The COVID-19 pandemic could cause a short-term decline in life expectancy in the severely affected areas of the world, unless the spread of the...