New data from the Census Bureau reveals that American centenarians are the fastest-growing age segment of the population which has seen a five-fold increase since the 1980’s.
Japan's Jiroemon Kimura, recognized in December 2012 by the Guinness World Records as the oldest man alive, passed away today at 2:08AM.
Medical experts have warned again and again that processed meat is detrimental for health, but one Texas centenarian said that bacon is the reason she has lived to be 105.
Blue zones across the globe hold the key to longevity with large populations of centenarians.
A 101-year-old woman has recently revealed her secret to longevity: four alcoholic drinks a day.
The oldest person in the United States has passed away at age 113 in her Florida home just weeks before her 114th birthday.
A recent article published in the BMJ website has predicted that due to the increase in life expectancy, almost 40 percent of baby girls born this year may live to be 100. This number is supposed to increase to 60 percent for 2060 babies.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.