TITLE

The dose of running that best confers longevity

AUTHOR(S)
O'Keefe, James H.; Schnohr, Peter; Lavie, Carl J.
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Heart;Apr2013, Vol. 99 Issue 8, p588
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Copenhagen City Heart Study on longevity in joggers, published in a prestigious peer-reviewed issue. It is noted that 1878 joggers and 10 158 non-joggers for up to 35 years were followed in this large prospective longitudinal observational study, which found that a remarkable 44% lower risk of mortality during follow-up for both men and women were possessed by joggers.
ACCESSION #
86426877

 

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