Discover magazine quotes Neil Charness, Angelina Sutin in article on factors behind longevity

Charness-Sutin web feature
December 18, 2021

Why do some people live so long? Discover magazine explores that question in an article that quotes Institute for Successful Longevity Director Neil Charness and ISL Faculty Affiliate Angelina Sutin.

In the article, Charness, Distinguished Research Professor of Psychology, cites the benefits of a Mediterranean-style diet (reliant on seafood, vegetables, fruit, and nuts) and of regular exercise.

Sutin tells Discover writer Carina Woudenberg of the role of personality and how her research indicates that people who are conscientious tend to live longer.

You can read the Discover article at