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Response to ‘Run for your life … at a comfortable speed and not too far’
  1. Thomas Weber
  1. Correspondence to Dr Thomas Weber, Cardiovascular Research Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, NY 10029, USA;{at}

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To the Editor, I read with amazement the recent editorial by Drs O'Keefe and Lavie entitled ‘Run for your life … at a comfortable speed and not too far’.1 In that, the authors conclude, ‘(…) running too fast, too far, and for too many years may speed one's progress towards the finish line of life’. Yet, the authors …

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  • Contributors TW wrote this correspondence and is responsible for its content.

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  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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