On average, all women at birth will reach 85 years for most of the countries included in the study.
A new study suggests that human lifespan has a natural limit. Findings show that the maximum life span of humans is fixed at 115 but can, in rare case, reach at most 125.
A new study shows that inbreeding might negatively affect the length of telomeres leading to a shorter lifespan.
Did you know that your lifespan is highly influenced by the wealth you own and your geographical location?
Using Maiasaura fossil bones, researchers recently revealed the most detailed life history of any dinosaur known.
It seems a pretty common wish want to live forever - or at least live a long life. Well, now new research is giving out lifestyle advice on how to live to be at least 100 years old.
Eating right and exercising are often cited as the key ingredients to a long and happy life, so you wouldn't think that your social life would have any impact. But new research shows that it does, as loneliness and isolation have been linked to having a short life.
Recent research has just revealed that feeding babies peanuts could halt the development of a food allergy, and now a new study indicates that these same nuts can make you live longer.
In what can be considered an eating marathon of sorts, new research has indicated that on-and-off fasting could help increase your lifespan.
A unique DNA clock identified by researchers can help determine your lifespan, a new study says.
'Tis the holiday season, but keep in mind while you're indulging on delicious cookies and candies that according to a new study, obesity has the potential to shorten life expectancy by up to eight years.
The average global life expectancy has risen significantly since 1990, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports. While there is still a massive gap between low-income and high-income countries, the report shows that low-income countries have made the greatest progress, increasing life-expectancy by an average of nine years.
Gorillas with an extrovert personality could have a longer life span than introvert gorillas, reveals a new study.
Women who quit smoking before the age of 40 can add an extra ten years to their lifespan, reveals a new study.