Story: Midlife adults

Health matters

Health matters

Some health conditions – including heart problems – become more prevalent during midlife. Orthopaedic surgeon Mike Chin (48), cardiologist Gerard Wilkins (55) and cycle-shop owner Steve Dyet (48) prepare to cycle the length of New Zealand to raise money for the National Heart Foundation in early 2010.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 25 January 2010, p. 2
Photograph by Jane Dawber

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Alison Gray, 'Midlife adults - Lifestyle, leisure and health', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 June 2021)

Story by Alison Gray, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2018