Lifelong Health / Health

One Day We May Live Twice as Long as We Do Today!

My late father, as was so common in his generation, had a heart attack in his 40s, a stroke in his 50s and succumbed to heart disease in his early 60s. After a heart attack at age 55, I felt confident I was likely to follow the path of my father...

Lifelong Health: Risk Factors for Breast Cancer

Angelina Jolie's decision to have a bilateral mastectomy has led to high interest in the causes of breast cancer. Jolie carries a mutation of one of two genes called BRCA1 and BRCA2, which gives her an 80 percent chance of developing breast cancer...