Medical Mystery: Secret to Long Life?

This report originally ran on Jan. 30, 2007. In the foothills of the Italian Alps is a tiny village that may hold a clue to a medical mystery that has challenged researchers for centuries. Despite indulging in an artery-clogging diet that could make even an Italian grandmother cringe, the 400 or so residents of tiny Stoccareddo, Italy, have virtually no heart disease or diabetes, and often live into their 90s. While at first glance nothing seems to be unusual about the town, a closer look...Full Story
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