Jeanne Calment is kissed by two young girls during a special ceremony in a retirement home in Arles, Southern France, in 1995, when she was 120 years old. She died aged 122 years, 164 days, and is the longest-lived human ever reliably recorded. Photo: Reuters

Jeanne Calment lived to 122. But human lifespan may not have peaked after all, study finds

The study of 3,800 Italian centenarians found that the risk of death has been declining among the super-old

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Jeanne Calment is kissed by two young girls during a special ceremony in a retirement home in Arles, Southern France, in 1995, when she was 120 years old. She died aged 122 years, 164 days, and is the longest-lived human ever reliably recorded. Photo: Reuters
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