Total mortality after changes in leisure time activity in 50-year old men: 35 year follow-up of population based cohort

Source: BMJ 2009; 338: b688

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Year of Publication: 2009

Publication Type: Journal article, research

In a nutshell: Swedish study involving over 2000 men over 50 years of age, over a period of 32 years. Shows that increased physical activity in middle age can eventually reduce mortality to the same level as seen in men with constantly high physical activity.

Length of Publication: 9 pages

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