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Sedentary lifestyle for 20 years linked to doubled early mortality risk compared to being active

Two decades of a sedentary lifestyle is associated with a two times risk of premature death compared to being physically active, according to results from the HUNT study presented today at ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology. Study author Dr Trine Moholdt of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim,… Read More »

Up in smoke – cigarette sales here tumble by a quarter in just five years

Drop: Irish people smoked 28 packets per capita in 2018. Stock image Up in smoke – cigarette sales here tumble by a quarter in just five years Independent.ie The number of cigarettes sold in Ireland has dropped by nearly a quarter over the past five years, according to a new report. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/up-in-smoke-cigarette-sales-here-tumble-by-a-quarter-in-just-five-years-38378139.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/special-reports/article38377804.ece/d1ad2/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-08-22_iri_43331373_I1.JPG Email The… Read More »