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Friday: July 24, 2009

Want to increase your overall life span? Drink your milk.Want to increase your overall life span? Drink your milk.

Also, be sure to drink your Ovaltine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 12:33 PM | Tags (4) | health | life | longevity | milk |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 15, 2009

New study shows that brighter people (nerds) tend to live longer.New study shows that brighter people (nerds) tend to live longer.

It found that variations in IQ explain about 23 per cent of the survival differences between different social groups. Details of the study are published in European Heart Journal.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:23 AM | Tags (7) | bright | geeks | health | iq | longevity | nerds | study |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 14, 2009

Welcome to New York City, a capital of longevity.Welcome to New York City, a capital of longevity.

An interesting read on some interesting health statistics brought to you by the folks over at New York Magazine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:51 AM | Tags (4) | longevity | manhattan | newyorkcity | nymag |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 10, 2009

How to extend your life by about a decade or two.How to extend your life by about a decade or two.

A statistical analysis showed that, at any given time during the study, an animal in the control group was three times as likely to die from an age-related cause as one in the experimental group.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 12:49 PM | Tags (6) | extension | life | decade | longevity | span | economist |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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