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Centenarian

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
XPRIZE

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
XPRIZE

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...