length of life

See: longevity
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Some authors have even supposed that as the individual has a definite length of life, so have species a definite duration.
That a hybrid should possess more reason, memory, obstinacy, social affection, powers of muscular endurance, and length of life, than either of its parents, seems to indicate that art has here outdone nature.
We also know, from many research studies over many years, that palliative care (and high quality non-specialist end-of-life care) can both improve quality of life and, indeed, length of life.
The special kidney diets can significantly improve quality and length of life, so it's worth trying this first.
Flowers in bouquets should be selected according to the color range, Length of life and length, Color and shade of colors, The color of the floral package must be agreed with the customer.
And they'll add years - not just length of life, but quality of life," says Dr Hays.
Strict management of type II diabetes can make a significant difference in quality and length of life.
Evidence shows that outcomes for people with advanced liver cancer are particularly poor, so any increase in length of life is very important.
Turnbull said there was good evidence that non-invasive ventilation improved MND patients' quality and length of life.
It is thought the new device could improve success rates, as well as a patient's quality and length of life.
There are currently no cures, so managing symptoms is crucial to quality, and in many cases, length of life.
Researchers from the University of Michigan, Wayne State University and Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research in Switzerland found that suppressing the animal's ability to taste its food -regardless of how much it actually eats - can significantly increase or decrease its length of life and potentially promote healthy aging.