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LOOK: This 92 Year Old Reveals His Unusual Secret To Perfect Health

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 04.03.2014 | Fifty

People have attributed their long lives to all sorts of lifestyle factors. For example, before her death in 2012, Besse Cooper, 116, said the secret t...

5 Habits Science Proves Will Help You Live Longer

Posted 03.25.2014 | Fifty

As Abraham Lincoln once said, "It's not the years in your life that count, but the life in your years." While we agree with Abe, we're wondering why w...

The 6 Habits That Can Help You Live To 100

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Bob Barnett | Posted 03.18.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Harry Rosen, 103, is charmer, according to The New York Times. He enjoys dinner out every night, often in fancy Manha...

WATCH: What We Know About Aging

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

This panel is presented at The Forum at Harvard School of Public Health in collaboration with The Huffington Post. As part of HuffPost Healthy Livi...

7 Easy Ways To Add Years To Your Life

Posted 11.20.2013 | Fifty

Sure, it's good to live each day like it's your last. But wouldn't it be great to just have more days? While we're being bombarded daily with bad n...

Are You Really Living?

Marilyn Tam | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Tam

Are you happy in spite of your challenges and see the positive and the potential, or do you look for the doom and gloom in each situation? We have the choice in how we feel. And how we feel affects how we experience each moment of our lives.

Native Hawaiians Turn To Aloha And Hula To Aid Poor Life Expectancy, Study Says

Civil Beat | Chad Blair | Posted 09.25.2013 | Healthy Living

Life expectancy for Native Hawaiians is 6.2 years lower than the state average, though life expectancy has increased by nearly 12 years since 1950. ...

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...

12 Ways You're Cutting Your Life Short

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 08.02.2013 | Fifty

Like teenagers, many post 50s behave as though they are indestructible, making lifestyle choices that simply aren't good for them. The good news is...

Why You Should Start Eating More Of These

Posted 07.16.2013 | Fifty

The health benefits of nuts are many -- studies have attributed it to increasing weight loss, reducing stress and improving sperm quality. A new study...

3 Ways To Live A Long And Healthy Life

Posted 06.29.2013 | OWN

After years of studying older folks, a scientist tells us what it takes to age well. By Jihan Thompson We asked Luigi Ferrucci, MD, PhD, sci...

How Long You Live Might Depend on How Well You Get Up From Sitting

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 08.25.2013 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

It turns out there is a simple test that nearly everyone can do in their own home that can predict their chance of a long life.

5 Keys To A Longer, Happier Life

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 08.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

Contrary to popular belief, your health is in your hands. And when you become conscious of this fact and perform actions that encourage wellness, you can live the long, joyful, and extraordinary life you deserve.

The Best Advice For Living A Long, Happy Life

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Posted 05.22.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com We polled our Facebook friends to find the secrets to longevity -- and found some surprising answers! Keys to Long...

An Actual Payoff Of Pessimism?

Posted 05.05.2013 | Healthy Living

By Christie Wilcox for YouBeauty.com Take a moment and think about where you will be in five years. What will change between now and then? What wil...

5 Surprising Ways To Live Longer -- And Better

Posted 06.28.2013 | OWN

By Amanda Schupak An extraordinary 80-year study has led to some unexpected discoveries about long life. In 1921, a Stanford University psyc...

The Personality Trait That Is Key To Living Longer

U.S. News And World Report | Posted 04.17.2013 | Fifty

Long before the age of gene therapy and miracle medical treatments, the secrets of long life were being gathered and revealed in a unique study of 1,5...

Recipes And Foods That Will Make Your Life Longer And Better

Posted 02.10.2013 | Fifty

You may not need to cut calories or invest in a sex robot to add years to your life -- simply eating more of the healthy foods that are already in you...

10 Life-Changing Gifts To Give Yourself Today

Posted 11.04.2012 | OWN

By Gretchen Reynolds New scientific research offers surprising ways to shower yourself with tranquility, creativity, longevity and more. A...

Live Longer, Wear Mismatched Socks

Patrick Wensink | Posted 10.14.2012 | Books
Patrick Wensink

Let's say you spend five minutes, once a week, to match your socks. No big loss, right? Meanwhile, I dump my socks into a drawer without another moment's thought.

The 7 Habits and Numbers of a Longer, Healthier Life

Mache Seibel, MD | Posted 10.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Mache Seibel, MD

The Olympics generate a lot of buzz about gold medals and perfect 10s. But in the Olympics of life, you only need seven for the gold.

6 Personality Traits Associated With Longevity

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 07.06.2012 | Healthy Living

The average life expectancy in the U.S. is 78.5 years -- and by now we all know that certain healthy behaviors might help to extend that figure, wheth...

Exercises That Can Add Years To Your Life

Posted 05.08.2012 | Healthy Living

Working out isn't only about how you'll look in that bikini. Getting -- and staying -- in shape boosts heart health, helps your skin and improves your...

2 Ways To Live Longer And Healthier

Elaine Gavalas | Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Elaine Gavalas

Young or old, you can promote lasting health by incorporating yoga and the Mediterranean diet into your lifestyle. Here are two ways to live a longer, healthier life.

Life Lessons From The World's Oldest People

Posted 03.19.2012 | Healthy Living

By Miriam Weiner for U.S. News Health In the Broadway musical "Fame", Carmen sings about wanting to live forever. Unfortunately, that's not possibl...