The Telegraph reports that scientists believe the common diabetes drug metformin could hold the secret of long life and want to start a groundbreaking human trial in 2016.
So imagine some of us living to 120 years. It will create quite a challenge for supply-chains and healthcare systems, like the UK’s much problemed NHS.
With technology and globalization destroying traditional jobs, the challenge is to keep people motivated and adding value to society.
Perhaps, somebody should tell the middle-aged, white American males, who according to latest evidence are increasingly abusing alcohol and drugs, and often turning to suicide?