Human Parts
A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

This Is Us

Extreme longevity is a mixed blessing — at best

“Why can’t I just take a pill?” my mother has pleaded over and over since she turned 100. “I don’t want to be here anymore.”

It’s a perfectly reasonable question, with no good answer. And that’s just not fair. …

Human Parts

A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

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