Stories tagged: longevity
Tue., March 1, 2016, noon
Fresh Sheet: Dine Out to Feed Spokane
This week’s Fresh Sheet: a round-up of food-related news
Mon., April 27, 2015
Just live. Perhaps that’s the secret to living to age 100 – 20 years longer than the average life expectancy. The idea was to have local centenarians give advice to …
Sun., Jan. 4, 2015
Anne Michaud: Stay curious, exercise moderation – and live long
Flipping the calendar to 2015 makes time seem fleeting, but some of us will have more years on this planet than we expect. Demographers tell us that centenarians – people …
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014
The team approach to longer living
In researching spots around the world where people live long and live well, National Geographic fellow Dan Buettner found that very-long-term health has little to do with dieting or trips …
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014
‘Blue Zones’ author to speak in Spokane on Oct. 28
National Geographic fellow Dan Buettner, author of “The Blue Zones,” will speak in Spokane at a free event Oct. 28. The original “blue zones” are places around the world, identified …
Mon., Nov. 18, 2013
Americans draw line at miracle drug for extended life
WASHINGTON – Ninety birthdays maybe, but not 120: Americans hope to stretch out life expectancy another decade or so, but they’re ambivalent, even skeptical, about a fountain of youth. A …
Mon., Sept. 30, 2013
Rock Doc: Family dogs’ forebears mean lives are shorter
It’s just a fact: Most of us outlive our dogs. Indeed, for people who are dog owners throughout their lives, a lot of grieving is guaranteed. Fido No. 1 dies, …
Thu., July 18, 2013, 9:24 a.m.
Golden years shorter, sicker in Southern states
ATLANTA — If you’re 65 and living in Hawaii, here’s some good news: Odds are you’ll live another two decades. And for a good chunk of those years, you’ll likely …
Thu., June 27, 2013
Doug Clark: Steady work best policy nearing 90
Joyce Stefanoff is retiring at the end of summer, although she’ll concede to anyone who asks that she’s not sure if she’s quite ready to hang it up. The problem …
Mon., July 20, 2009, 7:46 a.m.
Montana resident now world’s oldest man
A 112-year-old Great Falls man has become the oldest living man in the world after 113-year-old Henry Allingham of England died Saturday.
Thu., May 29, 1997
A Killer Sex Drive Male Hormones Blamed For Shorter Life Span
Why do men live shorter lives than women? Blame it on raging male hormones.