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Is retirement harmful to health?

17th May 2013
Old Hands

A recent study suggests retirement could be 'bad for your health'.

The Institute of Economic Affairs found retirement can have a detrimental impact on mental and physical health. The study suggests people should work for longer.

This falls in line with the government's plans to raise state pension age.

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Article Information

Title: Is retirement harmful to health?
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 24163
Date Added: 17th May 2013


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