The goals of the study would be to consider factors that might contribute to longevity and rank their importance based on how well they correlate with individuals who live over a target age such as 90 compared with individuals who died at a younger age. Examples of factors to consider include individual genetic variations, environment, behavior, diet, and temperament.
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The future of medicine will include not just traditional in-person visits between doctors and patients, but the rise of telemedicine will enable health care professionals to "visit" and evaluate the health status of people thousands of miles away -- in real time. The remote diagnosis of health conditions, establishment of treatment protocols, and administration of needed interventions, will address underserved populations... more »