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People are more likely to live to 100 if they live in ‘walkable’ neighbourhoods where they don’t need a car or public transport to get groceries or visit friends

A Washington State University study found that people are more likely to live to 100 if they live in neighbourhoods with high levels of walkability. The researchers examined 144,000 death records of Washington State from 2011 to 2015. They found that being white and female, as well as having more […]
People are more likely to live to 100 if they live in ‘walkable’ neighbourhoods where they don’t need a car or public transport to get groceries or visit friends
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A 107-year-old New York woman credited her long life to staying single. Here’s what 6 other centenarians had to say about their secrets to a long life — and whether they’re backed by science.

Louise Signore of the Bronx turned 107 on Wednesday and said her secret to longevity was never getting married. The longest-running study on longevity seems to back up Signore’s theory. The study has found that people who married and stayed married and people who’s stayed single are among the two […]
A 107-year-old New York woman credited her long life to staying single. Here’s what 6 other centenarians had to say about their secrets to a long life — and whether they’re backed by science.