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average life expectancy after retirement

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Dr. Cynthia Archer
18 years experience Internal Medicine
That depends on many: Things. I could quote meaningless population averages and say 78, which is the current average for our nation. But depending on lifestyle choices and ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
65-75: But most hospitals have committees that handle this answer.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
65-75: Depending entirely on the surgeon; regulations of hospitals where they work. Most hospitals have committees for these decisions.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience Geriatrics
Maybe yes/no: Retirement helps to reduce the stress of a job but in itself brings new forms of stress. If a pt has erectile dysfunction caused by a medical structur ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen DAmico
37 years experience Geriatrics
Nursing home: There is no minimal age for long term care. It depends on the condition of the person and whether they need help with their activities of daily livin ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
No: Assisted living facilities are governed by state regulations. There is no requirement for nursing staff around the clock (in which case the facility w ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Retirement: Healthy lifestyle, satisfaction with retiring decision, and having good strong support system & hobbies to keep you busy, and ofcourse, financial stab ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Education: Is the key to successful eating, as well as self control and common sense. Work on improving all those 3 things.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Deciding to take it!: Your decision to become more active was the first step to becoming more active will lead to another step and another! good for you for identifying th ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Depends upon patient: Way too many variables to answer absolutely on general basis. Typically, we advocate for aging in place eg at home since it's more familiar and offers ... Read More

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