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13

Sep

How age affects your hangoverNew research shows that as people get older, they less likely they are to have a hangover after binge drinking.

How age affects your hangover
New research shows that as people get older, they less likely they are to have a hangover after binge drinking.

07

Nov

Can looking old for your age increase your risk of getting heart disease?Having baldness, receded hairline, crease in earlobes and fat deposits on eyelids increases your risk of developing heart disease.

Can looking old for your age increase your risk of getting heart disease?
Having baldness, receded hairline, crease in earlobes and fat deposits on eyelids increases your risk of developing heart disease.

25

Apr

Clue to centenarians’ longevity lies in Mediterranean dietEating a low amount of saturated fat and high amount of fruits and vegetables rich in phytochemicals may be the secret to a long life.

Clue to centenarians’ longevity lies in Mediterranean diet
Eating a low amount of saturated fat and high amount of fruits and vegetables rich in phytochemicals may be the secret to a long life.

07

Dec

Why presidents live longer than average menPresidents may display more outward signs of aging, but they don’t age at double the rate due to on-the-job stress.

Why presidents live longer than average men
Presidents may display more outward signs of aging, but they don’t age at double the rate due to on-the-job stress.

14

Nov

Aging population may reduce global warmingA demographer has profiled the relationship between age and a person’s carbon dioxide emissions, showing that after retirement age, our individual contributions to global warming decline.

Aging population may reduce global warming
A demographer has profiled the relationship between age and a person’s carbon dioxide emissions, showing that after retirement age, our individual contributions to global warming decline.

03

Nov

Key to longer life could be in removing old cellsRemoval of specific cells that accumulate with age can delay or prevent the onset of age-related disorders, new research suggests.

Key to longer life could be in removing old cells
Removal of specific cells that accumulate with age can delay or prevent the onset of age-related disorders, new research suggests.

13

Sep

There are tortoises alive today that were 25 to 50 years old when Charles Darwin was born. There are cold-water sponges that were filter-feeding during the days of the Roman Empire. In fact, there are a number of creatures with life spans that make the oldest living human seem like a spring chicken in comparison. Here’s our list of the 10 animals with the longest life spans — and there’s even an immortal animal. 10 animals with the longest lifespans

There are tortoises alive today that were 25 to 50 years old when Charles Darwin was born. There are cold-water sponges that were filter-feeding during the days of the Roman Empire. In fact, there are a number of creatures with life spans that make the oldest living human seem like a spring chicken in comparison. Here’s our list of the 10 animals with the longest life spans — and there’s even an immortal animal.
10 animals with the longest lifespans

11

Sep

What was it like to experience 9/11 as a child, a teenager, a senior?For some, the attacks brought back old memories, while others viewed them as a generation-defining moment.

What was it like to experience 9/11 as a child, a teenager, a senior?
For some, the attacks brought back old memories, while others viewed them as a generation-defining moment.