Now think of the Supreme Court as life expectancy increases. The nine justices on the first Court sat an average of nine years; the last nine to depart, an average of 27 years. John Paul Stevens, the most recent to retire, was a justice for
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Link: Seven Themes for the Coming Decade | World Future Society Gray Boom + Go East = Medical Tourism Sharply rising medical costs in the U.S. will trigger a boom in medical tourism, in particular for anti-ageing treatments and elective surgery. Gray Boom + Era
By Glen Hiemstra | September 22nd, 2011 One of the most frequently asked questions to me as a professional futurist is, “So what have you gotten right in the past when you’ve been predicting the future?” Now, I don’t sell myself as a predictor, really.
Before we offer forecasts for 2011, let’s review how we did with Outlook 2010 Aging2010 was indeed the final year of preparation for the age wave, but we made only modest progress in getting ready. The U.S. Health Care bill was the most positive step,