Life expectancy

Disposable Medical Supplies in China, 2020: Industry Structure, Capacities & Output; Major Producers' Production Locations, Market Shares & Profiles - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 10:35am

Major producers' production locations, market shares and profiles are presented.

Key Points: 
  • Major producers' production locations, market shares and profiles are presented.
  • The dramatic expansions of the healthcare system, drug manufacturing, and health insurance have transformed China's society and economy.
  • Life expectancy reached 76.8 for women and 72.5 for men now comparing to 69.9 for women and 66.9 for men in 1990.
  • The Chinese healthcare industry is one of the fastest-growing sectors in China, growing at double digit rate each year.

Global Injectable Drug Delivery Market (2019 to 2027) - CAGR of 8.67% Expected During the Forecast Period - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 10:46am

According to an analysis by the publisher, the global injectable drug delivery market is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.67% during the forecasting period 2019-2027.

Key Points: 
  • According to an analysis by the publisher, the global injectable drug delivery market is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.67% during the forecasting period 2019-2027.
  • The increasing geriatric population, the advancement in the technologies and the growing occurrences of auto-immune diseases are some of the key factors driving the global market of the injectable drug delivery.
  • Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market of injectable drug delivery over the forecasted period.
  • The rise in the life expectancy of the people is expected to create high demand for injectable drug delivery systems.

Injectable Drug Delivery Industry Outlook, 2027 - Technological Advancements, Growing Occurrence of Auto-Immune Diseases

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 11:00am

The global injectable drug delivery market is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.67% during the forecasting period 2019-2027.

Key Points: 
  • The global injectable drug delivery market is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.67% during the forecasting period 2019-2027.
  • The increasing geriatric population, the advancement in the technologies and the growing occurrences of auto-immune diseases are some of the key factors driving the global market of the injectable drug delivery.
  • The rise in the life expectancy of the people is expected to create high demand for injectable drug delivery systems.
  • The region is experiencing an increase in the cases of chronic disorders like diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and auto-immune diseases, leading to the market growth of injectable drug delivery systems.

The Economic Cost of Quarantine

Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 3:54am

A 100% increase in per capita income equates to an increase in life expectancy of 1-3 years.

Key Points: 
  • A 100% increase in per capita income equates to an increase in life expectancy of 1-3 years.
  • A 50% decrease in GDP would therefore see a 1.5 year decrease in life expectancy, meaning for each 1% reduction in GDP, life expectancy will decrease by approximately 10 days.
  • In economics, value of life refers to the amount that a society is willing to spend in order to increase average life expectancy.
  • Whether in terms of work, business, or social management, a balance must be struck between reducing the risk of fatality and the cost of doing so.

The Economic Cost of Quarantine

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 1:33pm

A 100% increase in per capita income equates to an increase in life expectancy of 1-3 years.

Key Points: 
  • A 100% increase in per capita income equates to an increase in life expectancy of 1-3 years.
  • A 50% decrease in GDP would therefore see a 1.5 year decrease in life expectancy, meaning for each 1% reduction in GDP, life expectancy will decrease by approximately 10 days.
  • In economics, value of life refers to the amount that a society is willing to spend in order to increase average life expectancy.
  • Whether in terms of work, business, or social management, a balance must be struck between reducing the risk of fatality and the cost of doing so.

Human Longevity Oncology Division Sold to NeoGenomics for $37 Million

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 1:00pm

Human Longevity, Inc., an innovator in providing data-driven health intelligence and precision health to physicians and patients announced today that the Oncology Division was sold to NeoGenomics (NASDAQ NEO) for $37 Million.

Key Points: 
  • Human Longevity, Inc., an innovator in providing data-driven health intelligence and precision health to physicians and patients announced today that the Oncology Division was sold to NeoGenomics (NASDAQ NEO) for $37 Million.
  • David Karow, MD, PhD, President and Chief Innovation Officer of Human Longevity, Inc., said, The sale of this division allows us to focus entirely on longevity and extending the healthy, high-performance human lifespan.
  • Human Longevity provides unparalleled, precision health analytics to individuals through the Health Nucleus in La Jolla, CA.
  • The Health Nucleus provides an assessment of current and future risk for cardiac, oncologic, metabolic and cognitive diseases and conditions.

Senior Loneliness Is Shortening Lifespans

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 11:11pm

According to a National Poll on Healthy Aging , chronic loneliness can impact one's memory, physical well-being, mental health and life expectancy.

Key Points: 
  • According to a National Poll on Healthy Aging , chronic loneliness can impact one's memory, physical well-being, mental health and life expectancy.
  • Jennifer Knecht, vice president of marketing and communications at Immanuel Communities , emphasizes the importance of combatting the senior loneliness epidemic.
  • "Loneliness not only lessens seniors' quality of life; it shortens lifespans.
  • Thisassessment has been provided byDaniel Russell, Ph.D., one of the creators of the UCLA Loneliness Scale,to determine your loneliness quotient.

New Digital Magazine “The Bucket” Rebrands Death by Leveraging One’s “Bucket Age”

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 3:05pm

The Buckets philosophy Live Fully, Die Well, is founded on ones Bucket Age the number of years one has left to live, statistically.

Key Points: 
  • The Buckets philosophy Live Fully, Die Well, is founded on ones Bucket Age the number of years one has left to live, statistically.
  • Theres a movement underway towards mortality and death awareness, which is a good thing, says Abend.
  • The Bucket is an online magazine that helps people 45+ live their lives more fully by acknowledging even embracing their own mortality.
  • Founded on ones Bucket Age the number of years one has left to live, statistically calculated by subtracting current age from life expectancy.

Global Study on Physical Activity Shows Impact on Economy, Workplace Productivity and Longevity

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 12:01am

Commissioned by Vitality , the study reveals significant benefits to gross domestic product (GDP), workplace productivity and life expectancy if physical activity levels increase globally.

Key Points: 
  • Commissioned by Vitality , the study reveals significant benefits to gross domestic product (GDP), workplace productivity and life expectancy if physical activity levels increase globally.
  • "This groundbreaking study provides proof of the relationship between physical activity, productivity, mortality and economic growth," said Tal Gilbert, CEO of Vitality USA.
  • It analyzed three scenarios that sketch a global picture of how increased physical activity can benefit not only individuals, but also businesses and global economies.
  • The study uses a novel approach to synthesize the existing evidence on physical activity and mortality risk by taking study design and publication bias into account.

What is the role of diet, exercise and nutrition in healthy ageing?

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 12:02am

What is the role of diet, exercise and nutrition in healthy ageing?

Key Points: 
  • What is the role of diet, exercise and nutrition in healthy ageing?
  • In the second session the Committee will focus on the scientific understanding of the links between physical activity and healthy ageing.
  • Are the key public health messages with regard to diet and nutrition in line with the science, and are these messages appropriately presented?
  • On the links exercise and healthy ageing:
    To what extent to we understand the link between activity levels and lifespan and healthspan?