May 15, 2018
"I'm not going to live past 80! I know it. My Mother lived to 82, Dad died at 72. Longevity doesn't run in my family. Plus...who wants to live that long anyway?!" I’m sure many of you have either uttered these words yourself or at the very least heard a friend or family member say them. Digging into the underlying data, one might be surprised to see how long people are living these days.