longevity

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‘Perfect storm’ puts over-65s at risk

heatwave

‘Perfect storm’ puts over-65s at risk

Climate change and ageing populations are interacting to create 'a perfect storm'.

The happiest time of your life

Expert explains why your 70s are the happiest time of your life

The happiest time of your life

‘We realise our runway is short, and we also simultaneously realise how fortunate we are ...

Nine essentials of retirement

Nine essentials of retirement

Nine essentials of retirement

Are individuals and governments doing enough to prepare people for retirement?

Australian men top life expectancy

Australian men top life expectancy

Australian men top life expectancy

Australian men are now living longer than any other group of males in the world.

A blood test for death

Blood test can predict when a person will die

A blood test for death

Would you be prepared to have a blood test that could predict your death?

Why do women live longer?

Why do women live longer than men?

Why do women live longer?

Biological and behavioural factors may partly explain why women live longer than men.

‘Tickle’ therapy slows ageing

‘Tickle’ therapy reduces the effects of ageing, improves quality of life

‘Tickle’ therapy slows ageing

Who would have thought that ‘tickling’ could be so beneficial for your health?

Never too late to extend your life

A new study reveals how exercise boosts longevity

Never too late to extend your life

A new study reveals how exercise boosts longevity, regardless of previous activity levels.

Young blood can delay ageing

Young blood can delay ageing

Young blood can delay ageing

New research has identified a novel approach to staving off the detrimental effects of ageing.

Play this sport and live longer

sports shoes

Play this sport and live longer

Researchers reveal the activity that can add almost a decade to your life.

Levy mooted to fund older Aussies

Elderly to be looked after

Levy mooted to fund older Aussies

Keating calls for levy on wages to fund living costs of the elderly.

Lifespan predictions getting closer

Lifespan predictions getting closer

Lifespan predictions getting closer

Researchers have devised a way to estimate whether an individual can expect to live longer.

Can orgasms extend your life?

Can orgasms extend your life?

Can orgasms extend your life?

Orgasms can have huge health benefits, but can they make you live longer?

Broken bones increase death risk

Broken bones increase death risk

Broken bones increase death risk

The increased risk of dying after older adults break a bone is real.

Can travel help you live longer?

Can travel help you live longer?

Can travel help you live longer?

Fact or fiction? Those who travel live longer than those who stay put at home.

The shift from saving to spending

The shift from saving to spending in retirement

The shift from saving to spending

New superannuation proposals seek to address the fact Australians are living longer.

The costs of living longer

The costs of living longer

The costs of living longer

We’re living longer and healthcare costs are putting pressure on the community.

Which is the best sleep position?

Which is the best sleep position?

Which is the best sleep position?

Sleep is integral to a long life, but which position will help you live longest?

The three chapters of retirement

The three chapters of retirement

The three chapters of retirement

David Williams explains how to manage your longevity.

You could live longer than you think

You could live longer than you think

You could live longer than you think

New research suggests the upper limit on mortality may be higher than 115 years.

Smarter people live longer

Smarter people live longer

Smarter people live longer

New research suggests DNA is the key-determining factor for how long you live.

How long will you live?

How long will you live?

How long will you live?

David Williams shares how to measure your longevity, and how it shapes your retirement.

Your money or your health?

Your money or your health?

Your money or your health?

By focusing too much on our retirement income, it’s likely we’ve overlooked a more critical ...

Aussie men to lose longevity title

Australian men set to lose their highest life expectancy mantle

Aussie men to lose longevity title

Australian men are top of the world for life expectancy, but all that will change ...

Optimism could save your life

Optimistic older woman

Optimism could save your life

Are you a glass half full or half empty kind of person?

How to make your super last

older man calculating if his super will last

How to make your super last

How long your super will last is a major retirement concern.

Why pension age should vary

It’s time access to the Age Pension was tailored to your circumstances

Why pension age should vary

It’s time access to the Age Pension was tailored to your circumstances.

Why the rich live longer

Research proves income and occupation dictate longevity

Why the rich live longer

The sad truth that income and occupation control your longevity.

Want a longer life? Join the club

Want a longer life? Join the club

Want a longer life? Join the club

New research shows that those who stay socially connected will live a longer life.

Why women live longer

Why women live longer

Why women live longer

Scientists have finally come up with an answer to this boggling question

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