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The Fit

A Typical Saturday with Mr and Mrs Average

By Tim Olds

How active is the average family on a typical weekend?

Professor Tim Olds leads the Health and Use of Time Group at the Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia.

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The Virtual Time Game

By Tim Olds

Men and women would spend their time differently if given less or more time each day.

Professor Tim Olds leads the Health and Use of Time Group at the Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia.

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I Want Your Body

By Tim Olds

One-quarter of women would give up 3 years of their lives to be their ideal weight, but what do people believe is the ideal body?

Professor Tim Olds leads the Health and Use of Time Group at the Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia.

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In Search of Lost Sleep

By Tim Olds

Are we getting less sleep than we did in the past? And how much do we really need?

Professor Tim Olds leads the Health and Use of Time Group at the Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia.

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Death on the Instalment Plan

By Tim Olds

How much does watching TV, having a beer or walking to work alter your life expectancy?

Professor Tim Olds leads the Health and Use of Time Group at the Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia.

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