Scientists have conducted a great deal of research to learn how physical health, diet and genetics relate to longevity, but they’ve paid little attention to mental health or personality.
To plug this shortfall, researchers from Italy, Switzerland and the US teamed up to find out if there are any special traits that help people live to a healthy old age.
Some of their findings may be bad news for those of us who have to live with a loved one who makes it past 90!
A Region Full of Centenarians
The focus of the study was an area of rural southern […]