The `Old Old' Get Even OlderGene Koretz
The common view is that once you hit 80, you're headed downhill fast, as inevitable natural aging processes kick in to bring life to an end. A study in the latest issue of Population and Development Review, however, suggests that longevity for those in their 80s and 90s may, in fact, be increasing significantly--a trend with major social and economic implications.
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