Want to live longer? Drink this three times a week

2020-01-11

This beverage is steeped in all kinds of health benefits. Research abounds about the benefits of sipping tea, which is the most popular drink in the world, after water. Previous research has linked drinking tea with lowering blood pressure, boosting the immune system, preventing cancer and increasing longevity — particularlyRead More →

‘I could live on my Social Security and still save money’: This 66-year-old left Chicago for ‘calming’ Costa Rica — where he now plans to live indefinitely

2019-11-30

A school break changed 66-year-old Martin Farber’s life forever. In 2007, his daughter — who at the time was attending Illinois State University — decided she wanted to spend a college holiday volunteering in Costa Rica and staying with a local family, he explains. She came home raving about theRead More →

Where you live may affect how many years you have left

2019-11-01

Health and genetics aren’t the only factors that affect life expectancy — location might, too. Current location has a “large causal impact” on a person’s life span, according to researchers at Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology who looked at Medicare beneficiary data and how location affects mortalityRead More →

The best affordable places to live in Colorado

2019-07-31

Residents of Greeley, Colo. won’t be surprised to learn that their city has been named one of Livability’s 10 Most Affordable Cities in the U.S. But for Greeley to earn that distinction — and to be considered the best affordable place to live in Colorado — it had to beat out a host of strong contenders,Read More →