Live as Long as an Olympian

See on Scoop.it21st Century Integrative Medicine

Olympic athletes live longer, on average, than most of us. But certain sports, two new studies suggest, may be better than others when it comes to extending lifespan.

Asher Laub‘s insight:

In other words, DHEA can decrease rapidly in a person who was once active but then ceases to be. Also, strenuous workouts aren’t necessarily any better than sustained & regular activity, promoting blood flow.

See on well.blogs.nytimes.com

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About davidlandau

David Landau is a graduate of NYU Steinhardt and a science educator since 2007. His interests and booking musical entertainment. His favorite musical performers are Asher www.asherlaub.com and Lindsey Stirling www.lindseystirling.com

Posted on March 13, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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