Your Health: May 28, 2001

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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE Want to live longer? Julia Roberts and Benicio Del Toro may be on to something. A Canadian study of every actor ever considered for an Oscar shows that winning the golden guy--as opposed to just being nominated for one--increases life expectancy nearly four years. What's the lesson? Being at the top of your game is not merely gratifying, it's healthy. Just ask Katharine Hepburn. The most Oscar-winning actress of all time (four in all) this month celebrated her 94th birthday.

THUMBS UP Wouldn't it be great if you could grow your own body parts? Well, an...

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