Learning and staying in shape key to longer lifespan. People who are overweight cut their life expectancy by two months for every extra kilogramme of weight they carry. Education leads to a longer life, with almost a year added for each year spent studying beyond school.

People who are overweight cut their life expectancy by two months for every extra kilogramme of weight they carry, research suggests.

https://www.ed.ac.uk/news/2017/learning-and-staying-in-shape-key-to-longer-lifesp

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