life expectancy

Longevity News

Posted on 01/20/2010 by | Archived Contributor | Comments

Personal HealthI don’t eat seafood – but this article from the Wall Street Journal today is seriously making a good case for consuming more fish with omega-3 fatty acids. Sure, we’ve known for a long time that those acids are linked to a healthy heart – but a new study from the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that there may be another benefit of omega 3: longevity. Patients who had high intake of omega-3 had relatively longer “telomeres,” which …

Last Minute Gifts!

Posted on 12/17/2009 by | Archived Contributor | Comments

Your LifeWe all do it – wait until the final possible moment to find the perfect gifts for our friends and family. This article from Fox Business online highlights gift ideas for the retirees (or “semi- or soon-to-be retirees”) in your life. I may take some of this advice, because I always find the hardest people to buy gifts for are my retired grandparents! The gift ideas in the article are separated by the type of person your retiree is – …

New To Know: What Money Can Buy You

Posted on 10/17/2008 by | Archived Contributor | Comments

Personal HealthA new WHO study shows that a huge gap exists in the life expectancy of the world’s richest and poorest people.