The world’s oldest person says 117 years doesn’t seem like such a long time. Misao Okawa, the daughter of a kimono maker, made the comment Wednesday, at a celebration a day before her 117th birthday.
The CDC reports the newest life expectancy numbers in the United States are at an all-time record high – 78.8 years. The authors of the study also found the life expectancy was 81.2 years for women but just 76.4 years for men – a gap of 4.8 years, the same as 2011.
Anna Stoehr is a supercentenarian! She turned 112 years old Monday. Stoehr lives on a farmhouse in Elgin, Minn., near Rochester.
If you want old age to be more about staying active instead of being frail, it’s time to listen up. Many doctors say that the way you live now determines how you’ll feel down the road.
They’ve been playing that sweet music and putting smiles on kids faces for 86 years. They are the Harlem Globetrotters, and they’re back in Minneapolis for games Friday and Saturday