Some Folks Do Age Slower Than Others

Sofiya Milman, M.D., M.S., comments on recent research that confirmed people age at different rates. She notes that both genes and factors such as poverty, stress, diet, and exercise influence how fast or slowly a person's body systems age and decline. Dr. Milman is associate professor of medicine and of genetics and is director of human longevity studies at the Institute for Aging Research.

VICE interviews Sofiya Milman, M.D., on the link between genetics and longevity. Dr. Milman is assistant professor of medicine.