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Exercise and a Healthy Diet of Fruits and Vegetables Extends Life Expectancy in Women in Their 70s, University of Michigan Study



5/31/2012 7:27:56 AM

Women in their seventies who exercise and eat healthy amounts of fruits and vegetables have a longer life expectancy, according to research published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Researchers at the University of Michigan and Johns Hopkins University studied 713 women aged 70 to 79 years who took part in the Women's Health and Aging Studies. This study was designed to evaluate the causes and course of physical disability in older women living in the community.

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