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The Latest and Greatest Longevity Pill

Don't mourne the bygone days of wonder tonics like Geritol. Researches may have found a medicinally sound youth formula in the form of Resveratol. It keeps even the most gluttonous mice young and healthy, but will it one day work the same magic for people? Read story.

Thursday, December 21, 2006

Work It, Boomers

The Baby Boomer generation will never be called the "Greatest Generation." That title has already been grabbed deservedly by our parents who endured the Great Depression and waged the last truly necessary war. History is still out on us, but one thing is for sure: We will be called the Longest Generation. Read story.

Thursday, December 14, 2006

The Longest Generation Needs to Work It

The Baby Boomer generation will never be called the “Greatest Generation”. That title has already been grabbed deservedly by our parents who endured the Great Depression and waged the last truly necessary war. History is still out on us, but one thing is for sure: we will be called the Longest Generation. Read story.

Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Living to 94.8

The columnist, who has been told he will live to 94.8 years old, offers tips on increasing your lifespan. Some are well known, but others may surprise you. Read on, and stay healthy. Read story.

Thursday, December 7, 2006

Living Long in the Land of Cha Cha Cha

Let's learn to live like the Cubans, who enjoy long lives while drinking lots of coffee, smoking many cigars, and having lots of sex. And then there's the dancing, of course. Read story.

Thursday, November 30, 2006

Living Long in the Land of Cha Cha Cha

I recently reported on those yoghurt- (actually, Matsoni-) eating Abkhazians and their "long-living" ways. A little song, some nuts, and, most importantly, a respect for aging-all have powerful effects on living the long life back in old southern Russia. Read story.

Tuesday, November 28, 2006

The Mind of a Woman

"Why is thinking something women never do? And why is logic never even tried? Straightening up their hair is all they ever do. Why don't they straighten up the mess that's inside?" These much beloved lyrics are from Alan Jay Lerner's My Fair Lady, which poses the immortal question: "Why can't a woman be more like a man?" Two weeks ago I penned a column on the male mind, wondering if it ever really changes from its halcyon days of adolescence. Read story.

Monday, November 27, 2006

Top Five Recent Health Stories

The columnist brings us the latest news on eating veggies, drinking coffee, low carb diets, why anger makes your heart sick, and how getting checked early and often for lung cancer just might save your life. Read story.

Tuesday, November 21, 2006

The Mind of a Woman

"Why is thinking something women never do? And why is logic never even tried? Straightening up their hair is all they ever do. Why don't they straighten up the mess that's inside?" These much beloved lyrics are from Alan Jay Lerner's My Fair Lady, which poses the immortal question: "Why can't a woman be more like a man?" Read story.

Thursday, November 16, 2006

Seniorphobia

This week's Healthspan explains why talking bad about seniors is bad for us all. Just ask the Abkhazians. Read story.

Thursday, November 9, 2006

The Mind of Man

A divorced friend of mine recently told me about an adventure he had with a woman from his high school class. "Trust me, this one was really gorgeous," he assured me. Their high school's 40th reunion was about to take place and the ethernet was buzzing with classmates reconnecting. Read story.

Wednesday, November 1, 2006
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