Science Has Some Good Reasons Why 60 Is The New Middle Age
February 7, 2018
Sixty is not considered to be old anymore! If you reach the milestone of 60 it means you can start a new page of your healthy and happy life. Dr. Scherbov from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis in Austria led a survey to understand how lifespan and life quality has increased over time.
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He found out that 200 years ago a person in his 60s was considered very old; now our opinion of age has changed. The threshold of “middle age” has moved, and in 30 years, 60-year-old people may be viewed as middle-aged.