JEFFERSON CITY - Missourians' life expectancy dropped in 2018, fueled by an increase in suicides, overdoses and homicides, according to a report released this month by the state Department of Health and Senior Services. The report, released annually by the department, said life expectancy last year dropped to 77.0 years from 77.1 years in 2017 - down from a peak of 77.8 years in 2012.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Show-Me Desperation And Murder Lowering Life Expectations In Missouri
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