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Bolivian man claims to have lived for 123 years thanks to quinoa and coca leaves

By Santiago Limachi FRASQUIA, Bolivia (Reuters) – Bolivian indigenous farmer Carmelo Flores, who could be the oldest person to have ever lived, attributes his longevity to quinoa grains, riverside mushrooms and around-the-clock chewing of coca leaves. Speaking in the 4,000-metre (13,123-feet) high hamlet where he lives in a straw-roofed hut,…

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