Health and functioning among baby boomers approaching 60.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To investigate whether the health and functioning of the Baby Boom generation are better or worse than those of previous cohorts in middle age. METHODS Trend analysis of vital statistics and self-reports from the National Health Interview Survey for the 40-59 population. Specific outcomes (years of data): mortality (1982-2004); poor or fair… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/geronb/gbn040