Cincinnati Life Expectancy http://wvxu.org en Does Where You Live Determine How Long You'll Live? http://wvxu.org/post/does-where-you-live-determine-how-long-youll-live <p>The results of a life expectancy study recently conducted by the Cincinnati Health Department show as much as a 20 year difference in longevity among the city’s 47 neighborhood groupings. <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/health/" target="_blank">Cincinnati Health Department </a>Commissioner Dr. Noble Maseru and Assistant Health Commissioner Dr. Camille Jones discuss the study, and what can be done to address health inequalities in our community.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 21631 at http://wvxu.org Does Where You Live Determine How Long You'll Live? 20 year life expectancy difference from one part of Cincinnati to another http://wvxu.org/post/20-year-life-expectancy-difference-one-part-cincinnati-another <p></p><p>If you live in Mount Lookout you're likely to live about 20 years longer than those who live in South Fairmount.&nbsp; Those findings come from a Cincinnati Health Department report on life expectancy for Cincinnati's 47 neighborhood groupings which will be formally released later this morning.&nbsp;</p><p>The report also shows African American men throughout the city have a life expectancy nearly ten years less than their white male counterparts.&nbsp; The health department says in a release today it wants to find out why there's such a disparity.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 20090 at http://wvxu.org 20 year life expectancy difference from one part of Cincinnati to another