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How can my health status influence my retirement age?

Philip Lisagor, MD
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular)
Health status has a major impact on retirement. It is widely found that individuals in poor health generally retire earlier than those in better health. In general, declining health over time, as well as the onset of new health conditions, have been found to be directly related to earlier retirement.

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