• Long life depends on lifespan of parents – Study

    Long life depends on lifespan of parents – Study

    A study, believed to be the largest of its kind ever conducted has shown that the longer parents live, the longer their offspring are likely to live.

    The research, released on Wednesday by the Medical Research Council (MRC) in London, also indicated that children of long-lived parents are more likely to stay healthy in their 60s and 70s.

    The eight-year study led by the University of Exeter also involved an international team of academics from the University of Cambridge.

    Also involved in the […]