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Hispanics Live Longer

Latest Findings Confirm Latinos Live Longer

VOXXI | Hope Gillette | Posted 01.24.2013 | Latino Voices

New research headed up by John Ruiz, Ph.D., assistant professor at the University of North Texas, Department of Psychology, supports the existence of ...

Latinos Live Longer Than Non-Latinos

Ventura County Star | Tom Kisken | Posted 02.01.2013 | Los Angeles

Latinos in Ventura County are four times less likely to have health insurance than white non-Hispanics. Their median income -- $21,693 -- is less than...

Why Do Hispanics Live Longer?

Ron Cappello | Posted 12.04.2012 | Fifty
Ron Cappello

Questions abound on why Latinos are born with health advantages that help carry them to a ripe age. Researchers have dubbed it the "Hispanic paradox," with suggestions the Hispanic culture contributes to longer lifespans -- including closer family ties, healthier diets and more manual labor that keeps workers in shape.