U.S. life expectancy drops for the second year in a row


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For 2016, life expectancy decreased from 2015 for men but remained the same for women, the CDC reports.

Life expectancy in the United States has decreased for the second year in a row, the first back-to-back drops in more than 50 years, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports.

In 2016, life expectancy at birth was 78.6 years for the U.S. population as a whole. That’s 0.1 year less than in 2015. For men,…

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