Tag: health

Health Benefits Of Retirement
Attitude Fitness

Health Benefits Of Retirement

Is retirement good for your health? Researchers at the University of Sydney think it may be. The New York Times reports that after following more than 27,000 men and women who retired during a three year period, the researchers found that when compared to people who were still working, the retirees walked […]

A Better Predictor of Mortality: Well-Being
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A Better Predictor of Mortality: Well-Being

Sure, athleticism is swell, but researchers at the University of Chicago have some new ideas about the best way to describe health and well-being. A University of Chicago news release reports that the new “comprehensive model” of health and aging considers factors such as psychological well-being, sensory function, mobility and health behaviors, […]

Mindfulness = Healthfulness
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Mindfulness = Healthfulness

Call it the great fullness correlation. Researchers at Brown University have linked mindfulness to healthfulness, at least when it comes to healthful glucose levels. A Brown University news release reports that a study of 399 people that measured health indicators including dispositional mindfulness (the inherent trait of being aware of […]