The Life Expectancy calculator tells me I’m suppose to leave this earth when I’m 92, year 2052. Do I really want to live that long? It even tells me how to live even longer by drinking tea instead of coffee. Secret to longevity is more push-ups :-)
The Living to 100 Life Expectancy Calculator
www.livingto100.com Take this quiz to find out how long you will live. You’ll also get a full dose of health and nutrition advice based on your answers to the questions. Affiliated with the not-for-profit Alliance for Aging Research.
1. What is your gender:
As a guy, you have your work cut out for you. Women have about a ten-year advantage over men. To catch up, you need to be extra-diligent about healthy habits.
Facts: Women have a head start in the longevity marathon. Many scientists speculate that estrogen plays a role. After menopause (average age 51 years), this advantage seems to diminish. Another theory holds that chronic iron deficiency (due to menstruation) gives a woman her advantage. Iron is critical to our cells’ ability to produce age-accelerating free radicals that also predispose to heart disease, stroke and cancer