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05 January 2011

Watch grandpa’s pace for longevity

If you want to know how long grandpa is going to live, check his pace of walking.

If you want to know how long grandpa is going to live, check his pace of walking.

The average gait speed of the 34,485 participants was 0.92m per second. But analysing results over periods from six to 21 years, the University of Pittsburgh researchers found the faster ones lived longer.

 
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