Ashley Julian of the marketing firm Trent & Company sent me an email.
"According to a recent report released by the MacArthur Research Network on an Aging Society, Americans living in the next 40 years will be much older than the government currently predicts.
The study contends that the U.S. Society Security Administration and Census Bureau have misjudged the average American lifespan by three to eight years. "The significance of this study is that it not only brings up the topic but length of life, but quality of life. People living longer want to
live healthier for longer," said Dr. Steven Joyal, Vice President of Science and Medical Affairs for the Life Extension Foundation, the largest non-profit organization dedicated to research on extending the healthy human life span."
Here is a link to the study.