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September 4, 2019

Want a Longevity Diet? Go Blue.

…Buettner discuss “Reverse Engineering Longevity” Click here to read more about “reverse engineering longevity” at The Splendid Table Click here to see a video about the Blue Zones on SeniorPlanet.org…

May 21, 2013

WATCH: Neil deGrasse Tyson on the Quest for Longevity

Does a fixation on longevity detract us from living a full life? “I’d rather think that we’d be spending more energy learning how to live better. I’d rather start there.”…

November 25, 2012

Linky Sunday: Alzheimer’s Therapy, Mindfulness and Longevity, and a Last Laugh

…researchers at the University of Austin, Texas, have had some early success with low light level therapy. Read more about that by clicking here. When it comes to longevity, proponents…

December 16, 2014

Is Joy an Ingredient in Longevity?

Vladimir Yakovlev believes that the key to longevity is happiness – not diet, not exercise, but a passion for doing what brings us joy. Living life intensely has no age…

April 21, 2015

Video of the Week: Andrew Weil on the Okinawans’ Longevity

…there.” Hear more in this video about the life and attitudes of elders in Okinawa and how, Dr. Weil believes, this culture’s approach to aging contributes to its people’s longevity….

March 24, 2015

Video of the Week: Longevity: It Takes a City

(Video link for mobile) There’s lots of talk about how we can change our lifestyles to live longer, healthier and happier lives, but society at large plays a role,…

May 28, 2015

How Old Is Too Old To Be President?

…of Alzheimer’s three years into his first term. If Clinton wins, she’ll be 69 when she takes office, too; Sanders will be 75. But with steady increases in longevity, maybe…

January 16, 2014

Want To Live Longer? Be Proud of Who You Are.

…may even shorten your life, according to a new study that looks at the effects of racism on health and longevity. “Racism impacts aging at the cellular level,” says David…

August 31, 2014

99-year-old gives “celebrity seamstress” new meaning – and more from the week online

…an event widely covered in the press worldwide. The former seamstress, who was still weaving until two years ago, attributes her longevity to chocolate, sleeping a lot and never getting…

March 25, 2013

Planet Talk: Centenarian Expert Tom Perls

…that longevity isn’t just because you have one or two of these rare variants, but probably many. What makes these people rare is that you have to get the right…

May 12, 2013

Linky Sunday: Scam Alert, Scientists Rethink UV Rays, New Sex Drug…

…and knowledge. Click here to read the resolution as it was presented. What’s your family’s longevity factor? It seems that the longer your parents and other close family members lives,…

November 10, 2013

Linky Sunday: Cool finds & hot news from around the web

…in second. The problem with longevity is old people That’s the gist of an opinion piece that Slate published last week, in which Brad Allenby argues that as people live…

December 3, 2018

Meet a Member: Muriel Beach

…to the United Nations for the International Longevity Centre (ILC) Global Alliance and is Chief Elder Officer of the New York City Chapter of Aging 2.0, a global organization on…

May 18, 2014

The week online for seniors: News and finds from around the web

longevity includes good genes and eating sparingly; others say it’s his curious mind. Read more about Imich at the New York Times and watch the video below from News 4…

November 2, 2012

Planet Talk: Jonathan Mendes, Oldest Marathon Runner

…We walked to Central Park West, got in a taxi and came home. How do you stay so healthy? People ask me, “How do you account for your longevity?” My…