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Jul 6, 2014 04:00 AM ET
If you're a woman, postponing having children until mid-life may increase your overall longevity, a new study argues.
May 22, 2014 09:40 AM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
At 111 years old, Dr. Alexander Imich of New York City has been crowned the new world's oldest living man, according to Guinness World Records.
May 22, 2014 12:39 PM ET
Thanks to the long arm of genetics, short men got plenty of reasons to live -- longer!
May 8, 2014 11:00 AM ET // AFP
A handshake can tell a lot about a person.
May 5, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Amanda Onion
An unusual (and creepy) experiment reveals that the blood of young mice can revitalize mental capacities in older mice.
May 1, 2014 06:24 AM ET
Trace takes a look at how examining the blood of the world's oldest person could tell us how long humans can survive.
Mar 4, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Despite a common belief that a meal isn't a meal without a hunk of protein, new findings suggest middle-aged adults would be better off easing up on the chicken and cheese.
Nov 18, 2013 10:29 AM ET
You've heard the saying that the brain is a muscle that needs to be exercised. Well new research is showing us there are specific activities we can do keep away dementia and possibly Alzheimer's, too. Trace has the details.
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