Latest Centenarian Stories
Having the biological capability to conceive children later in life could mean that a woman is more likely to live longer, researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) claim in a new study.
Home Care Assistance – Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, is responding to a recent study
Over 35,000 people lived to 100 years or more in England over the last ten years, with a large proportion subsequently dying from frailty exacerbated by pneumonia.
Centenarians are more likely to die of pneumonia and frailty or "old age" and less likely to die of the chronic conditions often associated with old age, such as cancer or ischemic heart disease, compared with older adults younger than 100 years.
WASHINGTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Centenarians have lower education levels, are overwhelmingly women and are more likely to live in poverty than the 65-and-older population, according
Join the Connect the Doc team at the First Annual Centenarian Shuffle on June 2nd, 2013 in Stanley Park. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Connect the
Extraordinary Centenarians in America: Their Secrets to Living a Long Vibrant Life introduces readers to thirty of the oldest and most vibrant individuals in the United States.
Collingswood Manor resident Mabel Smith Cordier turns 110 years old on April 12, 2013 and becomes a super-centenarian.
How long can we expect to live?
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.