Report from the 'Blue Zone': Why Do People Live Long in Costa Rica?

If you like a mystery, you're going to love this. In 2005, Dr. Luis Rosero-Bixby, a Costa Rican demographer trained in the United States, presented a paper at an international conference claiming to have discovered that 60-year-old Costa Ricans have the longest life expectancy of anyone in the world. In other words, if you are middle aged and live in Costa Rica, you are more likely to reach, say, a healthy age 90 than your counterparts worldwide. The academics at the conference did not...Full Story
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