The Quest for Longevity

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Does someone's last meal say anything about the life they lived?
Spoiler: They don’t necessarily stick to a healthy diet
Stars like Betty White and Tony Bennett are as vital as ever; here’s how they stay that way
Why do some species live so much longer than others?
Studies suggest that restricting calories might actually delay aging
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We can't control some causes of this illness, but mindful eating could help
Special report: Living your happiest, longest, and healthiest life
Special report: Since the 1500s, humans have sought a recipe for immortality
Who says a long life means abstaining?
To live to be over 100, some say, just live as these people do
Immortality is pretty much a non-starter; should we try for second-best?