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Study Finds Exercise Adds to Life Expectancy, Even for Obese


Health & Wellness  (tags: exercise, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, health, research, study, prevention, food, diet )

Cal
- 770 days ago - latimes.com
Researchers call the study a wake-up call for 'healthy weight' couch potatoes who believe their good BMIs will ensure them a long life.



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Comments

Jennifer C. (169)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 4:22 pm
Great article. Thanks.
 

Jules W. (61)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 4:27 pm
Thanks, just got some shoveling. :(
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 4:17 am
Thanks, makes sense.
 

Patricia H. (454)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 6:09 am
noted
 

Bill Eagle (31)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 1:18 pm
Not only do you live longer, but you also feel better. Exercise tones up a person's mind as well as their muscles.
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 1:35 pm
Thanks Cal. I agree with Bill Eagle.
 

Cheryl B. (64)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 6:11 pm
great news
 

Justin M. (2)
Friday November 9, 2012, 10:15 am
Noted. I've got a lot of weight I need to lose myself and have been actively doing just that. This is definitely good news lol.
 

janet f. (31)
Friday November 9, 2012, 2:22 pm
They've been saying this for years. It's just that not enough people are listening.
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 3:23 pm
I exercise but not as frequently as I should regarding certain types such as pushups and stomach crunches. I do walk 5K every day to work and I'm on my feet for most of the day; up and down like a jack-in-the-box. Most people mistake me for being a lot younger than 61+
 

Melania Padilla (184)
Monday November 12, 2012, 1:59 pm
Thanks, no surprises for me
 
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