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Is It OK to Skip Your Annual Physical?

Many experts say you can chuck the checkup — but not certain key screenings


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Older Adults Aren't So Sure They Want to Live to 100

Many think it's not worth it because of health and financial uncertainties

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Spain Will Top the List for Life Expectancy Rates

Japan will fall to second place by 2040; U.S. to drop from 43rd to 64th in rankings

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