Opioid Overdose Deaths Contributes to Decline in US Life Expectancy

January 18, 2017 05:50 AM
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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control says U.S. life expectancy has dipped a little. CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden explains why there could be a trend in the works. VOA's Carol Pearson reports.