|A study of almost 1,850 people aged 65 and over living independently at home found those who shopped daily lived longer than those who shopped less frequently.|
A study says that a day at the shops can help you live longer, and the benefits are greater for men, the Daily Mail reports.
The study even suggests the long-term survival benefits of shopping are better than going to the gym. Seeing friends and just people-watching can stave off loneliness and improve psychological health, suggests research published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. （点击英国《每日邮报》查看原文）
(China.org.cn April 19, 2011)