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Cancer Deaths Rise to 9.6 Million as Populations Grow and Age

By Health and Science Correspondent Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) Cancer will claim the lives of 9.6 million people in 2018, accounting for one in eight...

Life Expectancy Declines Seen in U.S. and Other High-Income Countries

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Life expectancy is declining in high-income countries worldwide, driven in part by the effects of the opioid epidemic on younger adults...

Japan to Raise Maximum Age for New Recruits to Boost Dwindling...

TOKYO (Reuters) Japan's military plans to raise the maximum age for new recruits in a bid to cope with a shrinking pool of potential...

Timeline: Britain’s National Health Service Turns 70

LONDON (Reuters) Britain marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the National Health Service on Thursday, a moment of pride and concern for...

Pride and Worry, Britain’s Free Health Service Turns 70

MILTON KEYNES, England (Reuters)  Free, good quality healthcare for everyone, from cradle to grave. That was the mission of Britain’s National Health Service when it...

Spanish Deaths Outpace Births at Fastest Rate Since Records Began in...

MADRID (Reuters) The total number of deaths in Spain in 2017 outpaced the number of births at the fastest pace since records began in...
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