RELATED NEWS ON MUNDANE METHODS TO INCREASE LIFESPAN
A total of 970 men (41%) survived to at least age 90 years. The probability of a 90-year life span at age 70 years was 54% in the absence of smoking, diabetes, obesity, hypertension, or sedentary lifestyle. It ranged from 36% to 22% with 2 adverse factors and was negligible (4%) with 5. So by not smoking, avoiding diabetes, obesity, hypertension and by exercising one can increase the odds of reaching 90 by double in many cases.