We're living longer, but sicker: Study finds life expectancy rising but so is disability

  • Article by: MARIA CHENG , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 13, 2012 - 3:53 PM

LONDON - Nearly everywhere around the world, people are living longer and fewer children are dying. But increasingly, people are grappling with the diseases and disabilities of modern life, according to the most expansive global look so far at life expectancy and the biggest health threats.

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