Longevity

How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: The Water of Ages – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for July of 2019

Could our DNA be hacked? Longevity trends project a longer life span for Baby Boomers when compared with that of subsequent generations. Sadly, with the onset of diseases at earlier ages, our children and grandchildren may experience on average, shorter life spans when compared to those of their senior relatives. Could successive degeneration of DNA […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: Futuristic Creative Ann Cassidy – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for June of 2019

Our mother, Ann Cassidy, is a Futuristic Creative. She lived trends before they were popular and her creativity continues to escalate even when she starts her 9th decade in July. My siblings, Lisa and Keith, helped with a list of futuristic trends below. Back in the early 1970’s, Ann became a single mother raising three […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: Prosperity and Health from Farmland Irrigation and Closeup on Blue Zone Loma Linda, CA. – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for May of 2019

This antique postcard caught my eye. The message of the historic Arch that still spans 9th Street located in Modesto, California, is relevant to a good long life: “Water, Wealth, Contentment, Health”. In celebration of the construction of an irrigation system for the nearby farmlands back in 1912 (almost a century ago), the towns folks […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: Nature’s “Wonder and Awe” and Closeup on Blue Zone Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for April of 2019

One of our health-wise customers told us about Marine Biologist Dr. Wallace Nichols and his Blue Mind concept. Dr. Nichols has theories on how either our experiences with water or recall of our good memories of water can make us feel more balanced, centered and inspired in our confusing, stressful world. This month, we highlight […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: Non-oxidized Fats and Closeup on Blue Zone Island of Ikaria, Greece – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for March of 2019

Ikaria is another “Blue Zone” mountainous island. It is one of the many Greek islands in the Aegean Sea but closer to mainland Turkey than Athens, Greece. Since we are talking about Greece, over half the dietary calories of the island’s long-standing senior residents come from fats, primarily olive oil and feta cheese. We may […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life – 2019 “Long Jet” AHA! Discoveries

This is a summary of our 2019 monthly series on “Long-Jet”, short for Longevity … or secrets for a longer and healthier life. We dedicate this year’s longevity series to Ann Cassidy, AquaNew COO Dana Gourley’s mother. She will be celebrating the start of her ninth decade of an amazing life … filled with family, […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: Closeup on Blue Zone Island of Sardinia, Italy and Cistus Tea – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for February of 2019

We continue our new monthly series on “Long-Jet”, short for Longevity. We provide a closeup on the next Blue Zone: the Island of Sardinia as well as a tea from the Mediterranean rockrose plant that grows on the island. One of our primary sources for this monthly series is National Geographic’s “Blue Zones … The […]

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How to Live a Longer and Healthier Life: Closeup on Blue Zone Village of Motobu, Okinawa Japan and 500-Year Old Native Japanese Tea Trees – AHA! Long-Jet Discovery for January of 2019

For the New Year, we are launching a new monthly series on “Long-Jet”, short for Longevity. There are life forms such as trees that have lasted for five centuries. For the human race, scientists have identified “Blue Zones” in certain locations around the World, where there is a higher incidence of individuals living into their […]

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