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

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.23.2015 | Fifty

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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 ...

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-digit...

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 103r...

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 ...

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 ignore...

This Centenarian Couple Celebrated Their 75th Wedding Anniversary

BRIDES | Posted 08.27.2015 | Weddings

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 s...

The Future of Growing Old

XPRIZE | Posted 06.25.2015 | Healthy Living

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

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...

30 Secrets To Long Life

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.13.2012 | Fifty

Gwen Weiss-Numeroff's fear of illness and loss began when she was only 8, after the person closest to her in the world -- her big brother Steven -- di...

How To Live Forever*

XPRIZE | Posted 11.04.2012 | Healthy Living

The retreat of my hairline and the arrival of my AARP card led me to examine the most fundamental human connection of all -- life itself. I decided to indulge my life-long fascination with health by making a documentary, How To Live Forever*.

A New Medical Frontier

XPRIZE | Posted 09.22.2012 | Science

We are on the eve of significant technological breakthroughs with the potential to redefine not only the average life span but also the practice of medicine.

This Is Only The Beginning: Surprising Advice From A Centenarian

Ellie Knaus | Posted 03.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Ellie Knaus

My great-aunt Ida loves to say, "This is only the beginning." Gearing up for her 101st birthday this May, Ida thrives on a daily Coca-Cola, full-bellied laughter, and an abundance of nourishing memories. Ida is remarkable not only for how long she's lived, but also for how she's lived.

PHOTOS: World's Oldest Twins Turn 102 Together

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2012 | Weird News

Few people know what it's like to turn 102, but Ena Pugh does. And, luckily for her, there's at least one person who understands how it feels: her ...

Secrets Of The World's Oldest People (VIDEO)

Posted 08.19.2011 | Healthy Living

While quite a bit of buzz recently has focused on centenarians, or people who are 100 years or older, there's an even smaller group of people who have...