Walking Speed Can Predict The Health Of Your Heart

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Walking Speed Can Predict The Health Of Your Heart

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Walking ​ ​Speed ​ ​Can ​ ​Predict ​ ​The ​ ​Health Of ​ ​Your ​ ​Heart New ​ ​UK ​ ​research ​ ​suggests ​ ​that ​ ​how ​ ​fast ​ ​you ​ ​walk ​ ​could ​ ​be ​ ​an ​ ​indication ​ ​of ​ ​how ​ ​likely ​ ​you are ​ ​to ​ ​suffer ​ ​from ​ ​heart ​ ​disease. ​ ​Carried ​ ​out ​ ​by ​ ​a ​ ​team ​ ​of ​ ​researchers ​ ​at ​ ​the ​ ​NIHR ​ ​Leicester biomedical ​ ​research ​ ​centre ​ ​in ​ ​partnership ​ ​with ​ ​Leicester’s ​ ​hospitals ​ ​the ​ ​university ​ ​of Leicester ​ ​and ​ ​Loughborough ​ ​university ​ ​the ​ ​study ​ ​analysed ​ ​data ​ ​from ​ ​420727 ​ ​middle ​ ​aged subjects ​ ​across ​ ​the ​ ​UK ​ ​to ​ ​see ​ ​if ​ ​walking ​ ​pace ​ ​was ​ ​associated ​ ​with ​ ​risk ​ ​of ​ ​heart ​ ​disease ​ ​or cancer. Data ​ ​was ​ ​collected ​ ​between ​ ​2006 ​ ​and ​ ​2010 ​ ​with ​ ​all ​ ​participants ​ ​free ​ ​from ​ ​cancer ​ ​and ​ ​heart disease ​ ​after ​ ​taking ​ ​into ​ ​account ​ ​factors ​ ​like ​ ​social ​ ​deprivation ​ ​ethnicity ​ ​employment medications ​ ​alcohol ​ ​use ​ ​diet ​ ​television ​ ​viewing ​ ​time. https://goo.gl/RgwVtg

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