Lifestyle

People are more likely to live to 100 if they live in ‘walkable’ neighbourhoods where they don’t need a car or public transport to get groceries or visit friends

A Washington State University study found that people are more likely to live to 100 if they live in neighbourhoods with high levels of walkability. The researchers examined 144,000 death records of Washington State from 2011 to 2015. They found that being white and female, as well as having more […]
People are more likely to live to 100 if they live in ‘walkable’ neighbourhoods where they don’t need a car or public transport to get groceries or visit friends
Lifestyle

People who bike to work may live longer, according to new research

A new study examining the transportation habits of 3.5 million New Zealanders found that people who bike to work had a 13% reduction in mortality. This study is part of a collection of studies that have been published in recent years which show cycling is associated with longer, healthier living. […]
People who bike to work may live longer, according to new research