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IPFS News Link • Science, Medicine and Technology

Fountain of youth? Group of Ecuadorean villagers may hold secret to long life...

• Terrence Aym
Over the past 100 years research biologists have scoured the world in an attempt to find the clues to combating aging, increasing longevity, and bolstering immunity from disease. Their latest scientific find is a tiny village in Ecuador. Almost all can live very long lives and are virtually free of cancer and diabetes.