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Ageing: science, technology and healthy living

This report from the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee finds that while life expectancy in the UK has continued to increase year on year, healthy life expectancy – the time an individual can expect to live in good health – has not kept pace.

It identifies approaches from science and technology that could help to increase healthy life expectancy, and assesses the role of public health interventions and national regulations in helping people to age more healthily.

Read 1st Report - Ageing: Science, Technology and Healthy Living (published 15 January 2021).