Life expectancy in the United States took another hit in 2021.

The study a study published in  medRxiv, which means it has not been peer-reviewed — found that after falling nearly 1.9 years in 2020, life expectancy in the US decreased another 0.4 years in 2021 as Covid-19 continued to spread.

Personal Trainer, Motivational speaker and Happy Healthy Human Life Coach, Michele Cuffe joins Gayle Guyardo the host of the nationally syndicated health and wellness show Bloom with ways to live a happy and healthier life.

Bloom airs in 40 markets across the country, with a reach of approximately 36 million households, and in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Madison, WI.

You can watch Bloom in the Tampa Bay Market weekdays at Noon on WTTA: Spectrum 1006; Frontier 514; DirecTV 38; Dish 38; Comcast 43, and look for Bloom early mornings on WFLA News Channel 8.