Work Longer, Live Longer | BTalk Australia

Last Updated Sep 22, 2008 2:49 AM EDT


(8min 03) Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics suggests that mature workers aged 45 to 74 are less likely to suffer chronic health problems compared with retirees.

On today's BTalk Australia Phil Dobbie talks to Peter Peterson, Chief Executive of Adult Learning Australia, about links between life expectancy and learning. If you continue to educate yourself will you be adding years onto your life?

What will you do when you hit 65? Add your own comments in the talkback section at the bottom of this post.

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