Centenarians Rule

Winter 2009 CSANews Issue 73  |  Posted date : Dec 12, 2009.Back to list

The fastest-growing age group in North America is centenarians; persons older than 100 years of age. Eighty-five per cent of centenarians are women. Common lifestyle traits for this group include exercise, not smoking, moderate alcohol consumption, mental sharpness, a positive attitude, social activity and a healthy diet.