In the never-ending pursuit for the key to longevity, some scientists in the Netherlands turned their inquiring gaze to body size, height and weight. Can these metrics help predict how long we’ll live?
The Dutch may have a special interest in the subject, as they’re the tallest people on earth (on average, of course.)
Here’s what the researchers found. . .
Some of the findings of this large study are to be expected, while others come as a surprise. Case in point is that women may be more likely to reach 90 years of age if they’re taller.
But when it comes to men, […]