This year the woman from Vercelli, Italy earned the Guinness World Record for the Oldest Person Alive, after Susannah Mushatt Jones of New York passed away. Now she’s finally ready to share one of her secrets. “I eat two eggs a day, and that’s it,” she said. “And cookies. But I do not eat much because I have no teeth.” Those eggs are raw, by the way.
She says she picked up the habit when she was a young woman and her doctor diagnosed her with anemia.