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Great-grandma's fertility may hold clues to how long you will live
May 11th, 2011
08:59 AM ET

Great-grandma's fertility may hold clues to how long you will live

The secret to longevity may be found deep in the branches of your family tree. An intriguing new study completed at the University of Utah finds that pioneer women who had twins lived longer than their counterparts who gave birth to only one baby at a time. And that, experts say, could help us understand aging today.

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Filed under: Longevity • Women's Health

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