US life expectancy drops slightly, stroke falls from No. 3 cause of death after 5 decades

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Après plusieurs années de hausse, l’espérance de vie aux Etats-Unis est passée de 77,9 ans à 77,8 ans entre 2007 et 2008 © Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

U.S. life expectancy has dropped slightly — by about a month — after mostly inching up for many years, the government reported Thursday.

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