On Island Centenarians & E-Health

Andrea Frazzetta | LUZphoto for The New York Times

Andrea Frazzetta | LUZphoto for The New York Times

PNA Village volunteers and members may find the following pieces from The New York Times Magazine and The Times’ “Well Blog” worth reading—the slideshow (“The Enchanted Island of Centenarians”that accompanies the Ikaria article is an especial delight!

Permalink: http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2012/10/28/magazine/ikaria-centenarians.html?smid=pl-share

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The Island Where People Forget to Die
by Dan Buettner

“Unraveling the mystery of why the inhabitants of Ikaria, an island of 99 square miles that is home to almost 10,000 Greek nationals, live so long and so well…”

Permalink: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/28/magazine/the-island-where-people-forget-to-die.html?smid=pl-share

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Yvetta Fedorova | The New York Times

Yvetta Fedorova | The New York Times

E-Health Opportunities for Seniors
by Jane E. Brody

“Connecting more older Americans to the Internet is expected to improve opportunities to protect their well-being and reduce national costs for care…”

Permalink: http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/08/e-health-opportunities-for-seniors/?smid=pl-share

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