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For 1st time in 4 years, US life expectancy rises — a little

By MIKE STOBBE | January 30, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Life expectancy in the United States is up for the first time in four years.The increase is small — just a month — but marks at least a temporary halt to a downward trend. The rise is due to lower death rates for cancer and drug...

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