Mobility warning: Couch potato lifestyle could leave you unable to walk in later years

Mobility warning: Couch potato lifestyle could leave you unable to walk in later years
 

Scientists found that people over the age of 50 who spend their evenings bingeing on box-sets in front of the television are putting their health and mobility in serious danger. 
The wide ranging 10-year study revealed that people over 50 who watch more than five hours of TV per day - and exercise less than three hours a week - are more than three times as likely to have difficulty walking later in life.
The study suggested that the more TV older people watched, and the less physically active they were, “ramped up” their risk of being unable to walk or having difficulty walking. 
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31 August 2017 in Health, Views: 40
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