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Walking the dog or pottering in the garden could extend life expectancy

20 February 2018

Dr Barbara Jefferis (UCL Primary Care and Population Health) has authored research showing that half an hour a day of any level of physical activity is linked to a 17 per cent reduction in risk of death in older men. Read: Telegraph, More: Daily Mail, Express, Sun, Times (£), SBS News, BBC Radio 2 'Vanessa Feltz' (from 36 mins 6 secs), UCL News, Reuters