Do elite athletes live longer a systematic review of mortality and longevity in elite athletes?

Do elite athletes live longer a systematic review of mortality and longevity in elite athletes?

Dr Michael Eades - 30 years of flawed nutritional science

Previous questionWhy do athletes live longer?
Next questionIs Dark Blood a bad sign?

Answers (1)

Answer 1
November, 2020
A recent meta-analysis completed by Garatachea et al. [7] indicated that elite athletes live longer than the general population, with an all-cause pooled standard mortality ratio (SMR) of 0.67 (95 % confidence interval [CI] 0.55–0.81; P < 0.001).

Related question

Do extreme athletes live longer?

Read more

Why do athletes live longer?

Read more

Do happy dogs live longer?

Read more

The differential effects of exercise intensity and duration on immune function | Rhonda Patrick

Why do people who drink live longer?

Read more

What are the benefits of living longer?

Read more

Why do smokers and alcoholics live longer but healthy people do not?

Read more

How much longer do you live if you don't smoke?

Read more

How much longer do vegetarians live than meat eaters?

Read more

Why High Intensity Training?

Do moderate drinkers live longer than non drinkers?

Read more

Drinkers Live Longer: Why Does Drinking Increase Length of Life?

Read more

How to deal with chronic fatigue and apathy if you no longer want to live?

Read more

How can you help a person if he cries hysterically every day and says that he can no longer live?

Read more

Why alcoholics and drug addicts often live longer than healthy people?

Read more

The Heart of a Cyclist: Insights from Sports Cardiology

Will I live longer if I give up alcohol and cigarettes? Why?

Read more

A question for smokers: what social pros and cons do you get from your illness? (shame, pride, feeling like an outcast or a member of an "elite club")

Read more

What is the reason of higher mortality rate in women than in men?

Read more

Why does it happen in life that a person who does not take care of his health and well-being lives longer than the one who cares about it?

Read more

Women (unlike men) are physically weak, but genetically strong, they get sick less and live longer, what's the secret?

Read more

How to Choose an Exercise Regimen for Longevity & Health

What are the chances for a person to live longer without going to doctors for an illness (for example, oncology) and simply not paying attention to it?

Read more

How do Kegels help you last longer in bed?

Read more