Myth-Busting Longevity Project is a MUST-READ

2-LongevityProjectYou’ve heard all the axioms about how to live longer: don’t worry, get and stay married, exercise, eat your veggies, embrace religious faith. But an 80-year (!) study of 1500 (!) people busts these notions as myths. You’ll be fascinated and shocked by the contrarian conclusions in Howard Friedman and Leslie Martin’s book The Longevity Project, delighted by their reader-friendly prose and intrigued by their short self-quizzes. Check it out at http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/19/science/19longevity.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0