Monthly Archives: March 2019

Three links in aging and longevity #3

Grandmothers, longevity, proximity; three cheers for Grandmothers! ‘Grandmother effect’ helps explain human longevity Two new studies, both published in Current Biology, strengthen this notion. An analysis of church birth and death records in Finland for individuals born between 1731 and 1890 showed that having a maternal grandmother between 50 and 75 years of age while […]