Navigation Links
Exercise and a healthy diet of fruits and vegetables extends life expectancy in women in their 70s
Date:5/30/2012

levels were 12% higher in the women who survived and total physical activity was more than twice as high.
  • Women in the most active group at baseline had a 71% lower five-year death rate than the women in the least active group.
  • Women in the highest carotenoid group at baseline had a 46% lower five-year death rate than the women in the lowest carotenoid group.
  • When taken together, physical activity levels and total serum carotenoids predicted better survival.

    "Given the success in smoking cessation, it is likely that maintenance of a healthy diet and high levels of physical activity will become the strongest predictors of health and longevity. Programs and policies to promote longevity should include interventions to improve nutrition and physical activity in older adults," said Dr. Nicklett.


    '/>"/>


  • Contact: Amy Molnar
    publicity@wiley.com
    Wiley-Blackwell
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2

    Related medicine news :

    1. Cyber exercise partners help you go the distance
    2. Vigorous Exercise Might Keep Psoriasis at Bay
    3. Exercise May Boost Survival in Breast, Colon Cancer Patients
    4. Exercise Can Help Fight Heart Failure
    5. Exercise Plus Computer Time May Boost Seniors Brains
    6. Exercise Twice a Day Vital for Your Dogs Health, Expert Says
    7. Guidelines say diet, exercise, weight control improve odds after cancer diagnosis
    8. A comparison of 2 home exercises to treat vertigo
    9. Exercise helps smokers to quit smoking, to remain smoke-free and to reduce the risk of death
    10. Exercise May Help Patients With High Blood Pressure Live Longer
    11. Swallowing exercises can help patients with head and neck cancer
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:7/10/2014)... U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has ... Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center totaling $4.7 million to ... for patients with complex cancer. , Titled "Evidence-Conformant ... developed at UH to enhance care for adult cancer ... for high health care utilization. , "We ...
    (Date:7/10/2014)... illness and even death are likely to result if ... Now, however, a team of researchers based at The ... order of infection, the bacteria Streptococcus pneumoniae ... case of the flu. , The researchers discovered ... a bacterial virulence factor, might protect macrophagesa type of ...
    (Date:7/10/2014)... at sarcomas research group at the Bellvitge Biomedical Research ... have been tested in 19 patients a new therapeutic ... which indicate that the new treatment could stabilize the ... in the British Journal of Cancer ., ... and complex since there are several subtypes. It can ...
    (Date:7/9/2014)... 2014 -- The World Health Organization recommends that youth ... to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) each day. Studies ... during school hours. Therefore, it stands to reason ... MVPA. In a new study scheduled for publication ... that time spent outdoors after school was positively associated ...
    (Date:7/9/2014)... had an aneurysm, she figured an invasive brain surgery and ... said Wakulich, who is 56 years old and lives in ... Then I met Dr. Bernard Bendok who told me about ... was something I didn,t even know was an option." , ... to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Microvention Inc. ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:UH Case Medical Center awarded $4.7 million grant from HHS 2Health News:UH Case Medical Center awarded $4.7 million grant from HHS 3Health News:Bacterial colonization prior to catching the flu may protect against severe illness 2Health News:New therapeutic combination to slow resistant sarcomas 2Health News:Go play outside! Outdoor time promotes physical activity in youth 2Health News:New type of stent could help some brain aneurysm patients 2
    ... Department of Defense (DOD) Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) ... Programs has awarded Silvia Formenti, MD, the Sandra and ... Radiation Oncology a $4.5 million Multi-Team Award to conduct ... offers tremendous promise for new therapeutic options for patients ...
    ... News) -- Certain gene mutations influence how likely people ... counter to experience, say researchers at Brown University. ... without gene mutations that affect the activity of the ... the prefrontal cortex and the striatum. The prefrontal ...
    ... TUESDAY, April 19 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly one-third of ... experience depression after the injury, a new study finds. ... existing research on blunt force trauma head injuries suffered ... "Any patient who has a traumatic brain injury ...
    ... release is available in German . ... consequences: Around first grade, the children start experiencing vision ... complete blindness. This is the first indication of a ... experience hallucinations, epileptic seizures, dementia and, finally, failure of ...
    ... glioma from chemoradiation may result in improved patient survival, ... Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson suggests. These ... the British Journal of Cancer . The ... such as fatigue and loss of short-term memory, that ...
    ... implants appear to be associated with a rare form of lymphoma, ... is caused by implants or to suggest an underlying mechanism for ... from the RAND Corporation. The study, published online by ... the disease takes a slow course and can be controlled by ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:NYU Langone Medical Center awarded $4.5 million for breast cancer research 2Health News:Depression Common After Brain Injury 2Health News:Hope for children with rare genetic defect 2Health News:Hope for children with rare genetic defect 3Health News:Minimizing side effects from chemoradiation could help brain cancer patients live longer 2Health News:Study confirms link between breast implants and rare form of cancer 2Health News:Study confirms link between breast implants and rare form of cancer 3
    (Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014  Humberto C. Antunes,  Galderma  worldwide CEO, will ... Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (JDD) at ... The event is January 17-20, 2014, at the Omni Orlando Resort ... The ODAC is a distinguished event that ...
    (Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 Tegra Medical is very ... King as its new Chief Executive Officer.  Mark was ... which he has overseen the company,s four facilities in ... Costa Rica.  Mr. King joined Tegra Medical in 2012 with ...
    (Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the ... the United States and European ... expand moderately through 2022, with embolization particles representing ... interest in drug-eluting beads (DEBs) and radioembolization spheres ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 2Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 3Galderma's global leader honored with a "Lifetime in Dermatology Achievement Award" by Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 4Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 3US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 2US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 3
    ... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
    ... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
    ... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
    ... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
    Medicine Products: