These days, the average life span of a person is 77 years old. If you were to compare this with prior century, we are basically living longer than people who lived a century before us – by more than 30 years. These days, more of us are aware of the signs of aging and are wary of it not just because of vanity reasons, but more of like health reasons. Thanks to advanced technology, pharmaceutics, and medicine, we are able to live longer than the people centuries before us because they are giving us the opportunity to treat diseases and other ailments associated with aging.
The truth is that these days, thanks to our more sanitary environment, food, and drinking water, we are easily able to live healthy – an opportunity many people didn’t have back then as they were prone to waterborne diseases due to lack of water filtration and management systems. It is actually quite a pity that many people didn’t have the chance to grow old just because of living conditions. In our world today, as long as you take good care of yourself, you will easily be looking at more than 70 years of age. Continue reading