As Americans live longer, growth in the number of older adults is unprecedented. In , % ( million) of the US population was aged 65 or older and is projected to reach % (98 million) by 1 Aging adults experience higher risk of chronic disease. In , 60% of older adults . The Aging Process By , the number of Americans age 65 and over is projected to reach some million people, with nearly 10 million of them 85 and older. However, many seniors today report.
Jun 25, · Aging More than 10, people turn 65 every day in the United States, and people are living longer, healthier lives. Healthy lifestyles, planning for retirement, and knowing your options for .