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Dare to Be 100: Life Span, Life Expectancy

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 04.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

As a registered geriatrician I keep tabs on the tools of my trade particularly its language. In this regard I draw attention to the two phrases "life ...

What Japan Can Teach You About Living A Long, Healthy Life

Posted 06.09.2015 | Healthy Living

Want to know where to look to live a long, prosperous, healthy life? It’s simple. Just look east. Japan, the land that gave us such treasures as ...

This Is Your Life In Weeks

Tim Urban | Posted 09.27.2014 | Business
Tim Urban

You have about 4,500 weeks to live, and seeing them all on one image is a weird experience.

When Does Old Age REALLY Start? New Study Has Answer

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 05.21.2014 | Fifty

Not too long ago a study revealed that most people define old age as 68. What a difference a few years make. This week a new study found that old age...

Chinese Pollution

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.31.2014 | World
Jeff Danziger


100 Ways To Live To 100

The Huffington Post | Healthy Living Staff | Posted 09.24.2013 | Healthy Living

Want to add more and better years to your life? Now is the time. We're living longer than ever: The average American born in 2013 will be alive ne...

10 Ideas to Enhance Your Life

Elaine Dembe | Posted 03.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Elaine Dembe

Every choice in life, whether it is about food, lifestyle or our friendships, is either life enhancing or life diminishing. Look at the situation or person and ask: "Is this diminishing or enhancing?" We've all got some dead wood to prune.

By Wray Herbert

Wray Herbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

We all have more -- and more vivid--memories of young adulthood than we do of any other time of life, no matter what personal and professional ups and downs we have along the way.

Don't Count on an Inheritance

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jason Alderman

Earlier this decade, headlines blared that trillions of dollars soon would begin changing hands in the largest wealth transfer in history, as depressi...

Why Do Men Die Younger Than Women?

Myles Spar, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Myles Spar, M.D.

Social policy impacts the rate at which men access the healthcare system. Fewer programs target men as specifically as women. Men are less likely to be insured and less able to qualify for public insurance