US life expectancy rose in 2018 for 1st time in 4 years: Study

Donald Trump is helping people live longer, happier lives…

Or so he says…

That’s some good news at least. It seems like the opiod crisis may be ebbing?

That’s encouraging to see.

Not to be discouraging, but it’s possible the “blip” only represents a shift in the age of the population. The older a population gets, the longer is its technical average life expectancy. that’s just a statistical thing.

it is good news, and the little change (one month) is primarily connected to opoids. Suicide is still increasing.

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