Health experts use a technique called Healthy Life Expectancy (HLE) to calculate the average age that a population remains active and free of serious disease.
What does HALE stand for?
HALE stands for Healthy Life Expectancy (World Health Organization)
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We have 5 other meanings of HALE in our Acronym Attic
- Hobbyist Aqua Lab Conservation Project (Mexico)
- Housing and Location Choice Survey (Australia)
- Hardware Abstraction Layer (Daemon)
- Have A Lovely Day
- High-Amplitude Long-Duration
- Haute Autorité de Lutte contre les Discriminations et pour l'Egalité (French: High Authority against Discrimination and for Equality; France)
- Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy
- Haleakala National Park (US National Park Service)
- Health Adjusted Life Expectancy
- Healthy Active Living Education (learning program)
- High Altitude Long Endurance (aircraft)
- Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education (Michigan State University; East Lansing, MI)
- High Altitude Long Endurance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
- Halogen Lamp Experiment (US NASA)
- High-Amplitude Low-Frequency (audio signal)
- Homeownership Assistance Loan Fund (Housing Opportunities Commission; Maryland)
- Human Animal Liberation Front
- Hypertonic Albuminated Fluid Demand Regimen (resuscitation)
- Heuristic Application Level Filtering for Linux IPtables Firewall Enhancement
- High Amplitude Low Frequency Pulses
Samples in periodicals archive:
These include helping people to live longer by reducing preventable deaths from conditions such as heart disease, stroke, cancer and liver disease and increasing healthy life expectancy by tackling conditions which place a burden on many lives, such as anxiety, depression and back pain.
ranks last on mortality amenable to health care, last on infant mortality, and second-to-last on healthy life expectancy at age 60.
The authors said: "On the whole, females have longer life expectancy and healthy life expectancy than males.
It also compared the healthy life expectancy for those who turned 65 in different areas between 2002 to 2005 and 2006 to 2009.
For Dr Tony Jewell, Wales' chief medical officer, the gap in life and healthy life expectancy is the ultimate example of deprivation in action - people living in deprived communities have the lowest life expectancy and the greatest number of years of disability and ill health.
3 years, the capital has one of the biggest gaps in healthy life expectancy between the richest and the poorest in the country.