An Albuquerque, New Mexico woman is still going strong at the ripe age of 107.
Maria Metzgar is the matriarch of her family. Born October 23, 1907 in Domingo, she says the secret to a long life is a healthy life.
Liz Soden loved spending time outdoors with her family. Then an auto accident left her paralyzed and wheelchair bound.
She thought her outdoor lifestyle was over, and a friend joked "unless you have a tank".
An avid cook, Richard Jacob had to put everything on hold after a massive heart attack nearly killed him at age 43.
Richard survived, but was left with severe heart failure so bad he could barely walk across the room.