Can you live to be 110?

Updated: Aug 28, 2019

There are stories of places in the world, like Sardinia and Okinawa, where there are reportedly a high number of people who have lived to be 110 or more. Scientists have been interested in these people because long life is something most would find interesting and perhaps desirable. After study of these regions it became apparent that in areas where a high proportion of old people was reported, the average life expectancy and general health of the region was poor. How could this be? On careful examination, it appears somebody is fudging the data. See and read more at: https://www.livescience.com/oldest-people-may-not-be-so-old.html


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