Australian PM commends rise in life expectancy in India

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot Friday commended India for the "dramatic" increase in life expectancy, and pledged AUS$20 million to facilitate the partnership between the countries in the health sector.

Overweight teens don`t reap benefits of longevity gains as slim counterparts

A new study has found that people who were overweight as teenagers are not experiencing the same gains of today`s increased life expectancy rate like their slim counterparts.