Sunday, 23 October 2011

Life expectancy - lifestyle factors

VIDEO - Life expectancy - lifestyle factors

Starting from the national average of 77 years, Professor Danny Dorling demonstrates how even where you are born can affect when you will die. Find out how lifestyle factors such as smoking and drinking can add or take years off your life.

VIDEO - Life expectancy gap between rich and poor widens

The gap between the life expectancy of the rich and poor widened despite efforts to close it.