Life Expectancy For 1st Time In 4 Years, US Life Expectancy Rises — A Little By Associated Press • Feb 3, 2020 Associated Press Life expectancy in the United States is up for the first time in four years. The increase is small — just a month — but marks at least a temporary halt to a downward trend. The rise is due to lower death rates for cancer and drug overdoses. Report Shows Women From San Antonio Face More Deathly Violence Than Those In Other Cities By Bonnie Petrie • May 31, 2019 The lives of women in San Antonio are more violent than those of women in other Texas cities, and an increasing number of women in the city are dying from that violence. Listen Listening... / Want To Live A Longer And Healthier Life? Move To Idaho. By Lauren Silverman • Jul 19, 2013 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention If you’re nearing the age of 65, and hoping to live a long, healthy life, Minnesota, Idaho, and Washington are looking a lot better than Texas.