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Preventable illness a factor in slowing life expectancy

Preventable illnesses, such as heart disease and stroke, are partly responsible for slowing improvements in life expectancy in England, according to a review by Public Health England (PHE).

Life expectancy trends are an important measure of the nation’s overall health. More......