Using speed of ageing and “microlives” to communicate the effects of lifetime habits and environment

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid

Abstract

Public communication of chronic lifestyle risks is generally opaque and potentially misleading. David Spiegelhalter suggests using the concept of ageing faster or slower, by expressing the daily effect of lifestyle factors as changes in “microlives” (half hours of life expectancy)

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles