She lived in St. Louis. My husband’s family there eats a lot of sweets and fatty food. She had a sister who lived almost as long. My friend who eats a very healthy plant based diet and runs marathons is recovering from a stroke. A healthy lifestyle is good for anyone’s quality of life, but it won’t necessarily help you live longer. I don’t think many people would want to live much past 100 anyway.

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