Working-age Americans dying at higher rates, especially in economically hard-hit states

December 2, 2019 – Mortality rates among working-age Americans continue to climb, causing a decrease in U.S. life expectancy that is severely impacting certain regions of the United States, according to a Virginia Commonwealth University study set to publish Tuesday in JAMA. The report, “Life Expectancy and Mortality Rates in the United States, 1959-2017,” is one of […]