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News tag: life expectancy


Older athletes extend life expectancy with healthy eating

25 Feb, 2015 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
For the average American, life expectancy is now longer than ever before and projected to keep growing. Advancements in medicine and a changing mentality, getting older doesn’t equate into turning sedentary. “Staying physically active and exercising regularly can produce long-term health benefits and even improve health for some older people…


More Australians than expected will die of smoking

24 Feb, 2015 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
Unless able to quit smoking, two thirds of Australians who have the habit will die of it, a new study shows. The study conducted at Australian National University found that smoking as few as 10 cigarettes a day doubled the risk of dying early by as much as 10 years,…


Moderate jogging provides successful exercise combination

3 Feb, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
“Less is more,” the words of wisdom heard frequently, apply to jogging as well, according to new research. Researchers followed 1098 Danish joggers for 12 years, as well as 413 other healthy people with a relatively sedentary lifestyle. To achieve a low risk of death, runners practiced between 1 and…


US life expectancy reaches 78.8 year, new all-time high

9 Oct, 2014 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Life expectancy in the United States is 78.8 years, a new all-time high. Contributing to this record is a reduction in death rates from cancer, strokes, hearst disease, and chronic lower respiratory tract diseases, informs Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). To build this report, researchers examined the final…