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A National Resilience Programme will help combat the effect of COVID-19 on older people

The Physiological Society's findings highlight the negative impact the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdowns have had on physical activity for those in older age groups and the need for action.

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In this blog, Joint Associate Director for Healthy Ageing, Alison Giles and Professor Paul Greenhaff, University of Nottingham, lay out the arguments for a National COVID-19 Resilience Programme and how this would give people in later life greater control and offer guidance on how to take care of themselves as the pandemic continues.

Alison Giles
Alison
Giles
Joint Associate Director for Healthy Ageing

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