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An individual who smokes, drinks a lot, is physically inactive and has an unhealthy diet has 2.5 fold higher mortality risk than someone who leads a healthy lifestyle, new research says.
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Evolutionary biologists have shown that the proverb: like mother, like daughter; like father, like son, also applies to inheriting a long life at least for fruit flies.
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UC Irvine researchers have found that the herbal extract of a yellow-flowered mountain plant long used for stress relief increases the lifespan of fruit fly populations by an average of 24 percent.
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Spending your days in front of the television may contribute to a shortened lifespan, a latest Australian study has said.
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An American research team is claiming to have found a potential target to extend lifespan, but is yet to start trials on humans.
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Those who constantly feel cold may have the last laugh because they are destined to live a long life, according to a new study.
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Leading scientists and technocrats in medicine and engineering Thursday advocated the innovative use of nano materials to extend the lifespan of machines.
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Scientists in the US claim to have extended the operating life of plastic solar cells.
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