1. Healthy Ageing – Lords report
The Lords Science and Technology Committee has published its report into healthy ageing, following an in-depth inquiry.
The report finds that the Government’s “Ageing Society Grand Challenge” target of ensuring people have five extra healthy years of life by 2035 will not be met.
At current rates of progress, an extra five healthy years for men will take 75 years to achieve. Even longer for women, as expectations are currently going backwards…
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