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This 103-Year-Old Ice Cream Man Melts Our Hearts

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.29.2016 | Fifty

When you’re 103 years old, you’ve earned the right to chill ― even literally, if that’s what you want. Givoanni Rozzo built a successful ice ...

This 104-Year-Old Needs Your Help To Spend Her Last Days At Home

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.24.2016 | Fifty

Meet Audrey Roberts. At 104, she just wants to live out the rest of her life peacefully in the comfort of her own home. But due to the high cost of ...

100-Year-Old Will Grace The Pages Of Vogue For The First Time

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.29.2016 | Fifty

Move over Gigi and Kendall. Make way for 100-year-old Bo Gilbert. The silver-haired centenarian will be the first model of her age to grace the pages ...

105-Year-Old Who Threw Out First Pitch Drinks THIS To Stay Young

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.07.2016 | Fifty

After her wedding day and her college graduation, 105-year-old Elizabeth Sullivan says throwing out the first pitch for her hometown Texas Rangers was...

108-Year-Old Offers The Most Beautiful Reason For Her Long Life

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 01.30.2016 | Fifty

The Beatles weren't the only ones who thought, "All you need is love." A 108-year-old in Ohio who has fostered about 50 children has a similarly heart...

101-Year-Old Fulfills Dream Of Becoming A U.S. Citizen

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 12.31.2015 | Fifty

For anyone who thinks they're too old to make a dream come true, the story of Juana Hernandez proves that it really is never too late. At age 101, the...

100-Year-Old Woman Credited Hot Dogs For Her Longevity

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 12.02.2015 | Fifty

If you're looking for the fountain of youth, here's a hint -- it might be slathered in ketchup, mustard, onions and relish. At least according to one ...

This 101-Year-Old Playing In Snow Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.23.2015 | Fifty

Here's proof that if you find pure joy in the simple things you can live a 100 years.Posted by Armand Foisy on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 A he...

106-Year-Old Says Beer Is The Secret To Her Longevity

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.13.2015 | Fifty

Centenarian Sadie Snyder celebrated her 106th birthday Thursday and shared the surprising secret to her long life. Snyder told NECN News that she's be...

10 Centenarians Reveal 10 Ways To Live To 100

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.11.2015 | Fifty

Living a long and healthy life is no small feat. While you might think a good diet and vigorous exercise are the keys to living into the triple-digits...

108-Year-Old's Secret To Longevity May Be This Daily Indulgence

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.19.2015 | Fifty

For most of us, a bowl of ice cream is an occasional indulgence. But for 108-year-old Virginia Davis, it's part of a nightly ritual. Davis celebrated ...

103-Year-Old Celebrates Birthday As Wonder Woman, Is Our New Hero

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.16.2015 | Fifty

Mary Cotter truly is a real life Wonder Woman, and it's not just because of her costume. The California centenarian celebrated her 103rd birthday Mond...

105-Year-Old Japanese Sprinter Breaks A World Record

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 09.24.2015 | Fifty

Most of us can't imagine living to 105, let alone competing in races. But for 105-year-old Hidekichi Miyazaki, breaking world records is no big deal. ...

Why This 103-Year-Old Woman Was Banned From Her Church

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.29.2015 | Religion

UPDATE: On Sept. 27, members of Union Grove Baptist Church voted to fire its pastor, Rev. Tim Mattox. But Mattox has reportedly ignored that mov...

This Centenarian Couple Celebrated Their 75th Wedding Anniversary

BRIDES | Posted 08.27.2015 | Weddings
BRIDES

Walter and Leslie Kimmel, who are both 100 years old, celebrated their wedding on August 18, 1940. The two met when they were just 22 years old at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Baltimore.

Daring 101-Year-Old Woman Abseils Down Tower To Set World Record

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.13.2015 | Fifty

To set a world record is pretty cool. To break your own world record is just plain badass. And that's exactly what 101-year-old Doris Long set out to ...

The Future of Growing Old

XPRIZE | Posted 06.25.2016 | Healthy Living
XPRIZE

Humans have always dreamed of longevity, but how do you achieve meaning and purpose throughout a longer life? Psychologist and gerontologist Dr. Ken D...

103-Year-Old Receives Her High School Diploma -- 87 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.15.2015 | Fifty

A 103-year-old Wisconsin woman has achieved something she’s “always wanted": she’s become a high school graduate. At a ceremony held at her a...

This Is A Nude 100-Year-Old Body, And It's Beautiful

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.29.2014 | Arts

Bare bodies of young and spry 20- and 30-somethings are the ones we typically see splashed across covers of magazines and frolicking through advertise...

Dare to Be 100: Cousin Don Is 100

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

April 19, 2014, loomed, a date of huge importance. One member of the Bortz clan was to live a full 10 decades, an occasion not to be missed. Don was going to need extra puffing power to blow out all those candles.

Living to 100: Lessons From Aunt Eva

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition Recently, the oldest woman in the world, ...

Dare to Be 100: How Old Is Old?

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 09.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

To be 500 is not old if you are a tree. But for us humans, a different calendar applies. A good place to start in addressing this question is to refl...

The Boozy Diet That Keeps This 101-Year-Old Going Strong

Posted 04.04.2013 | Fifty

Forget exercise and healthy eating –- this 101-year-old seems to know a more fun secret to longevity. Nancy Lamperti, a Staten Island resident wh...

Oldest African-American Dies At 113

Posted 02.05.2013 | Black Voices

According to her family, Detroit-resident Louisiana Hines just narrowly surpassed South Carolina's Mamie Rearden as the oldest African-American in the...

WATCH: Hundreds Turn Out For Ohio Judge's 100th Birthday

Posted 01.14.2013 | Black Voices

More Americans are hitting the 100-year-old mark than ever before, according to recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau, but not everyone gets to do i...