Watching TV Could Shorten Your Life

Watching TV Could Shorten Your Life

According to NPR and the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne, Australia, watching TV could shorten your life.

Francisco Hui
  • 9 february 2010

According to NPR and the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne, Australia, watching TV could shorten your life.

The Institute states:

When we compared people who watch less than two hours of television per day, people who watch more than four hours a day had a 46 percent higher risk of death from all causes and an 80 percent increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease.

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