‘Just Don’t Diet’: South Jersey Woman Celebrates 102nd Birthday as covered on CBS Philly

CBS Philly covered a 102nd birthday at Spring Hills Cherry Hill Assisted Living. Below is the article and video.

‘Just Don’t Diet’: South Jersey Woman Celebrates 102nd Birthday

December 16, 2016

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CHERRY HILL, N.J. (CBS) — A South Jersey woman is celebrating a major milestone birthday in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, and said her secret to living a long life is not dieting.

Concetta Talucci celebrated her 102nd birthday on Friday. Family and friends threw a big birthday party for her at the Spring Hills Cherry Hill Assisted Living Community.

Talucci, who was born in 1914, shared her secrets to her longevity. “Just don’t diet — eat. Eat everything,” she said. Talucci added that she worked two jobs — as a glassblower and then at a hospital emergency room. Talucci’s younger sister, who is 99 years old, also attended the party.