It came during the beginning of the programme as Eamonn Holmes and his wife and co-host Ruth Langsford revealed what would be coming up on the show.
One particular This Morning segment featured doctors Chris and Xand who would be discussing the secrets to a long life.
But when Eamonn, 59, divulged it would be coming up, he made a joke about Vanessa’s age on the ITV show.
He jested that 56-year-old Vanessa was nearly 64 and she didn’t take kindly to the suggestion.
Eamonn began: “We’ve got the doctors and identical twins Chris and Xand Van Tulleken as they take you through their guide to anti-aging.
“Now this is really, really interesting because they are basically saying that any health we have really does go from when you’re 64 onwards.”
Ruth then interjected: “Well they say there is a difference between living a long life and living a long, healthy life. People are living longer but they are not necessarily living longer and staying healthy.
“So would you rather live shorter and be up for it like me or…” he trailed off as Vanessa laughed on the