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What iz the life span of someone living with herpes?

Herpes: The lifespan is the same as someone who doesn't have herpes. Except in unusual and rare cases herpes doesn't effect a persons lifespan. ...Read more

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What is the maximum life span of someone with multiple myloma?

What is the maximum life span of someone with multiple myloma?

Variable: The modern treatment for myeloma has improved the survival of those who have it, considerably, doubling it up from 3.5 years to 7 years(Average). Clearly some patients can live for 10 years and some even longer. The longest survivor that I have heard/read about lived 20 years. We are now expecting some cures too!!!. ...Read more

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What would be the average life span of someone with dementia?

What would be the average life span of someone with dementia?

Can be quite long: Remember, an individual is not an average. With dementia dx, a person under 70 averages 10.7 yrs but less if they are frail or ill. In a study of all ages, average survival after DX of alzheimers or dementia was 4.5 yrs. But, with good care and an otherwise strong, healthy body - life with dementia can exceed averages by a lot yet it definitely shortens average life expectancy. ...Read more

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What is the average life span of someone who has eds or marfans?

What is the average life span of someone who has eds or marfans?

Generally, normal: People with eds generally have a normal lifespan. Though, those with the rare vascular type of eds have a high risk of sudden death from organ or vessel rupture. Heart-related complications can shorten the lifespan of people with marfan syndrome, though many live into their 60's and 70's (i.e. Normal lifespan) with careful medical management. ...Read more

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What is the life span of someone who has had their spline removed because of cancer ?

What is the life span of someone who has had their spline removed because of cancer ?

Presume you mean: A vertebral body, because you cannot remove the entire spine. Usually this is done for cancer traveled to the bony spine, but longevity/length of survival depends on many other factors...Is that the only site of disease? Time from initial diagnosis to the new finding. How "healthy" is the patient, vigorous and out of bed and chair or sedentary? Did you ask the operating surgeon? Ask! ...Read more

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Life span of someone diagnosed with parkinsons/lupus?

Life span of someone diagnosed with parkinsons/lupus?

Impossible to say: The life span depends on the severity of the diseases. Most patients with these diseases have a normal life expectancy. ...Read more

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What's the life span of someone with sickle cell anemia?

What's the life span of someone with sickle cell anemia?

Variable : The problem with sickle cell anemia is prognosis varies. Most are living longer because of better infection control, newer medication like hydrea, (hydroxyurea) and improved follow up managment. Some patients can have sickle cell and greater levels of hbf and they tend to do better. Predictors can include sausage digits, stroke, renal failure, anemia level less then 7, leukocytosis. The best answer is it varies. ...Read more

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What is the estimated life span of someone with copd, empysema who only have 30% of lung function?

What is the estimated life span of someone with copd, empysema who only have 30% of lung function?

Varies...: The most important treatments include smoking cessation and oxygen therapy, if the person's oxygen level is low enough to warrant it. Bronchodilator and steroid inhalers are also typically used in treatment. The disease is slowly progressive and smoking cessation and oxygen therapy do tend to slow progression. The rate of progression varies widely between patients so difficult to predict. ...Read more

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What is someone's life span who is still smoking after 7 years in his 20s?

What is someone's life span who is still smoking after 7 years in his 20s?

Lifespan?: Could be normal if the person quits now. Nicotine gum, puffer, patches, medication all can help. Contact the american lung association and ask for the information about quitting! ...Read more

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What is average life span for women in the world?

What is average life span for women in the world?

About 80 years: Varies from country to country: e.g. Japan - 86.4; hong kong - 86; france - 85; switzerland - 84; United States, at about 81 is rankedc something like 40th in the world. For the most part, we are a fat, sedentary lot, with a stressful lifestyle, with little ability or understanding of how to relax, how to enjoy life, how to make work enjoyable, how to savor every morsel of food, yet stay thin. ...Read more

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What is the average life span in the twentyfirst century?

What is the average life span in the twentyfirst century?

Varies: Average life span is different from country to country, and varies by sex and race as well. It is calculated from birth in most cases, but can be listed starting at any age (expected further life span). Depending upon these factors, it can vary from 50 years at birth to 80 years. These are easily looked up for your circumstance. Look for actuarial tables. ...Read more

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What is the average life span of a welder? (confined space, and high up)

What is the average life span of a welder? (confined space, and high up)

Sky's Limit: I know some pretty old welders. When i don't want to say i'm a doctor i say i'm a welder. Great fun. They've taught me some of the lingo. Seriously, diet, exercise, stress reduction you could outlive even these guys. Easy on alcohol. Stop smoking if you do. It's not the welding that will shorten your life. All the best. ...Read more

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What is the expected life span for women and men who follow healthy routines, and those who do not follow healthy routines?

What is the expected life span for women and men who follow healthy routines, and those who do not follow healthy routines?

Unpredictable: Genetics plays a small role and environment a huge role...As does attitude. You can be healthy with a bad attitude or sick with a good attitude and both live equally long. Jim fixx ( marathon runner) died young and george burns lived to 100. A healthy lifestyle keeps "genetic predispositions" from showing up and overall such people wold be expected to live longer. The will to live is important.. ...Read more

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Does athlets live longer or shorter than the average population? What effect it has on your life span if you exercise regularly?

Does athlets live longer or shorter than the average population? What effect it has on your life span if you exercise regularly?

No clear answer: Many professional athletes who push their bodies pass normal levels of exertion can actually cause damage to vital organs such as the heart. However, staying physically fit by constant low to moderate intensity activity is associated with longevity across many cultures. In combination with a proper diet, and a strong social network, it can add up to ten years of additional healthy living. ...Read more

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Need anti agingdr. As 2013 is here are we any closer to increasing substantially the human life span?I am told in 2029 it will start. What about 2013

Not substantially.: Actually we have increased the human life span quite a bit in the last century. As you are 82 i see you have already benefitted a great deal from modern medicine. It is unlikely we will see any significant increase in life span for the next 50 years. We might make some incremental advances, but seems we are hitting a wall built by nature. ...Read more

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Will anxiety shorten my life span?

Will anxiety shorten my life span?

Anxiety: It may be because anxiety itself can have effect on lots of body physiological activities. Anxiety should be treated to minimize its negative effects. ...Read more

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What is the life span for noonan syndrome???

Is reduced 10 yrs.: It depends on the severity of complications of individual living with Noonan syndrome. In general, it has been reported that it is reduced by 10 years. ...Read more

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Will my height affect my life span? Please help me docs!

Will my height affect my life span? Please help me docs!

Height and life span: Some data that tall people live longer. I would look at your detailed family age of death and height and go back as far as you can. But effect is very small. And there is no study making people taller or shorter to see if it affects their life span. Worry about other things. ...Read more

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What is the typical life span of a baby with down syndrome?

What is the typical life span of a baby with down syndrome?

Average > 60 yrs: As long as the initial issues facing these infants are addressed as they would for normal kids (heart defects, abdominal defects, etc) they have a projected lifespan in excess of 60 years. ...Read more

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What is the typical life span of a baby with down syndrome?

What is the typical life span of a baby with down syndrome?

Average > 60 yrs: As long as the initial issues facing these infants are addressed as they would for normal kids (heart defects, abdominal defects, etc) they have a projected lifespan in excess of 60 years. ...Read more