A Harvard, UC, and UW study has found female life spans in 180 impoverished and rural U.S. counties fell from the early 1980s to the late 1990s, with causes including increased smoking, being overweight and obese, and having high blood pressure.
A medical gadget called the Inogen ONE is a “breakthrough” portable
oxygen generator that concentrates oxygen, doing away with cumbersome
liquid oxygen tanks and restoring quality of life to the ultimate form
of organic technology: human beings.