If you knew you'd live to 100, how would you change your life today?

Category: 100 Year Stories

100 Year Stories

Benefitting Old and Young

At this time, countries have an unprecedented opportunity to create aging societies based on healthy longevity. Clearly, benefitting both old and young. These are the

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Another Good Reason for Good Posture

As if there weren’t already enough, here’s another good reason for good posture! Scientists in Japan conducted a study regarding older people’s posture and found

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Kicking Up Your Heels

According to 100-year-old Marlys Mueller, kicking up your heels, or specifically in her case, square dancing, is one of the keys to healthy longevity. According

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Survive Against All Odds

Centenarian Major General Thomas F. Rew is a pilot, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, a dear friend to many, and a lifelong athlete. He is also

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84 Years of Letter Writing

Pen pals, Celesta Byrne and Geoff Banks celebrated their 100th birthdays with their first Zoom video call. They were also celebrating 84 years of letter

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Built to Move

Opal Friesen jumps up and down on her trampoline every morning. In fact, that included the morning of her 100th birthday. She believes that we

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Busy Fingers

  “As long as our fingers remain busy in doing work, our mind will stay active and our body youthful and this is key to

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Sunny Side of the Street

According to Dr. Elliott Lasser, centenarian, most people know he lives on the sunny side of the street. And he’s not just talking about living

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Retired at 90

Granddaughter Tamara Fleming recounted that her home was the last sale that Mary Witham made in her long career as a realtor. After that, Mary

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Millie the Alpaca

Who would have thought that Millie the alpaca would be the answer to 106-year-old Elma’s birthday wish? But that’s exactly what happened. Elma said she

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5K Isn’t That Big a Deal

“She does walk two or three miles a day so doing a 5K isn’t that big a deal,” said Chuck Roberts. Who was he speaking

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Walking, Talking History Textbook

Bessie Hendricks is a walking, talking history textbook. She is 115, making her the oldest living person in America and the fourth oldest person in

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Change Your Life

Your Next Big Thing

  Are you hibernating this winter? Are you basking in the holiday feeling? Or are you thinking ahead to the New Year and ready for

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Lots to See!

“Don’t stop just because you’re getting older. There’s lots of places to go, lots of places to see, lots of places to experience.” Those are the

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