Prof Ian Deary (Psychology) finds children with high IQs are more likely to live longer

Press/Media: Research

Period6 Apr 2017 → 25 Jul 2017

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  • TitleAging: higher I.Q., longer life?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe New York Time (USA)
    Date25/07/17
    PersonsIan Deary
  • TitleHealth shorts: stem cell 'cures,' sugar spike, longevity
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    Media name/outletSarasota Herald-Tribune (USA)
    Date25/07/17
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  • TitleCan a high IQ really stop you gettig ill?
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    Media name/outletThe Irish Daily Mail (Ireland)
    Date24/07/17
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  • TitleCan a high IQ really stop you getting ill?
    Media name/outletThe Daily Mail
    Duration/Length/Size36
    Date18/07/17
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  • TitleHigher childhood intelligence linked to lower mortality risk
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletClinical Advisor (USA)
    Date17/07/17
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  • TitleWhy do smart people live longer?
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    Media name/outletChina Biotechnology Information Network (China)
    Date13/07/17
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  • TitleWhy do people with higher IQs live longer? New study adds to the debate
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    Media name/outletAmerican Health Line (USA)
    Date7/07/17
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  • TitleCould a high IQ mean a longer, healthier life?
    Media name/outletMetro
    Duration/Length/Size19
    Date6/07/17
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  • TitleHigh IQ in childhood could lead to a longer life
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    Media name/outletInquirer.net (Philippines)
    Date4/07/17
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  • TitleThe higher the risk of IQ, the lower the risk of injury
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    Media name/outletOriental Daily (China)
    Date4/07/17
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  • TitleResearch shows that people with higher IQs can live longer
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    Media name/outletLu (China)
    Date4/07/17
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  • TitleCunning live longer; A high IQ reduces the risk of disease
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    Media name/outletSuddeutsche Zeitung (Germany)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleChildren at higher IQ have a hope of longer life
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    Media name/outletPeople's Daily Online (France)
    Media typeWeb
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleOver Huiyi Yao Research shows that people with higher IQs live longer
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    Media name/outletCentral Plains Economy (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleToo smart and easy to die? Foreign media research shows that the higher IQ more people
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    Media name/outletZhangjiakou Online (China)
    Media typeWeb
    Date3/07/17
    PersonsIan Deary
  • TitleThe new study found that some gene mutations would lower IQ
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    Media name/outletChinese (China)
    Date3/07/17
    PersonsIan Deary
  • TitleBritish research team said: the higher IQ people more longevity
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    Media name/outletTencent Yu Yu Network (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleToo hard to die prematurely foreign media research shows that the higher IQ people longer life
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    Media name/outletMeizhou Network (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleThe new study found that some gene mutations would lower IQ
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    Media name/outletTaiyuan News Network (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleToo clever enough to die prematurely? Research shows that people with higher IQs live longer
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    Media name/outletNortheast Network (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleThe new study found that some gene mutations would lower IQ
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    Media name/outletDaily Gansu (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleStudies show that childhood high IQ people live longer
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    Media name/outletXinHua Shanghai Channel (China)
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleToo clever enough to die prematurely? Foreign media research shows that people with higher IQ more longevity
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    Media name/outletSouth Newspaper (China)
    Media typePrint
    Date3/07/17
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  • TitleClever children live longer
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    Media name/outletBild am Sonntag (Germany)
    Date2/07/17
    PersonsIan Deary
  • TitleLong-term study confirms: Children with high IQs live longer
    Media name/outletScience-currently (Germany)
    Date2/07/17
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  • TitleDoes the intelligence of children influences their lifetime?
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    Media name/outletCuba Debate (Cuba)
    Date2/07/17
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  • TitleOver Huiyi Yao British research team said: the higher IQ people more longevity
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    Media name/outletChina Network Finance Center (China)
    Date2/07/17
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  • TitleToo clever enough to die prematurely? Elderly people who are more likely to live longer life are more likely to be short of life.
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletChina Biotechnology Information Network (China)
    Date2/07/17
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  • TitleTo be ready lengthens life? One study indicates that higher IQ in childhood is associated with lower risk of death
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletLa Opinion de Murcia (Spain)
    Date1/07/17
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  • TitleIntelligent children live longer
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    Media name/outletThe New Zealand Herald
    Date1/07/17
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  • TitleStrain your brain
    Media name/outletThe Daily Mirror
    Duration/Length/Size18
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleHigh childhood IQ is linked to a longer life
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    Duration/Length/Size12
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleHigher IQ in childhood linked to long life: study
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    Media name/outletThe Hans India (India)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleHigher childhood IQ linked to longer life: study
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    Media name/outletSiasat Daily (India)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleHigher childhood IQ linked to longer life
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    Media name/outletThe Financial Express (India)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleIntelligent people will not die young
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    Media name/outletKompas.com (Indonesia)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleDo kids with good grades at school live longer?
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    Media name/outletEMaxHealth (USA)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleHigher childhood IQ linked to longer life span: study
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    Media name/outletTech Times (USA)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleThe smartest kids live longer
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    Media name/outletClarin (Argentina)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleStudy reveals: intelligent people will not die young!
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    Media name/outletSriwijaya Post (Indonesia)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletPeople's Network (China)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletBraun Information Network (China)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletChina Economic Net
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletInternational Online (China)
    Media typeWeb
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletXinhua News Agency (China)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletZhongging Online (China)
    Media typeWeb
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleChildren with high IQ life will grow longer
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    Media name/outletZhejiang New Network (China)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleKids with a higher IQ are linked with a longer lifespan
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    Media name/outletIndia Times (India)
    Date30/06/17
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  • TitleHigh IQ in children linked to longer life
    Media name/outletThe Daily Telegraph
    Duration/Length/Size1
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleWhy brightest children are more likely to live longer
    Media name/outletThe Daily Telegraph
    Duration/Length/Size10
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleBrainy children 'will live longer'
    Media name/outletThe i
    Duration/Length/Size5
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleHigh IQ cuts risk of killer diseases
    Media name/outletThe Daily Express
    Duration/Length/Size20
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleHigh I.Q. = Low R.I.P Brainier people can live longer
    Media name/outletThe Sun
    Duration/Length/Size31
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleA clever way to live longer
    Media name/outletThe Daily Mirror
    Duration/Length/Size19
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleHigh IQ for living
    Media name/outletThe Daily Star of Scotland
    Duration/Length/Size19
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleScientists say clever children live longer
    Media name/outletMetro
    Duration/Length/Size7
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleStudy done on Scots pupils in 1947 links high IQ and long life
    Media name/outletThe Scotsman
    Duration/Length/Size16
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleKids with higher IQs live longer
    Media name/outletThe Daily Record
    Duration/Length/Size33
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleGovernment launches its third dementia strategy
    Media name/outletThe National
    Duration/Length/Size7
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleHigher childhood IQ
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    Media name/outletPTI (India)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleHigher IQ in childhood linked to a long life: Study
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    Media name/outletIANS (India)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleHigher IQ in childhood is linked to a longer life, University of Edinburgh study reveals
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    Media name/outletBioSpace (USA)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleCould a high IQ mean a longer life?
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    Media name/outletU.S. News & World Report (USA)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitlePeople with high IQs are less likely to die young, science says
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    Media name/outletNew York Post (USA)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleLos ninos mas listos viven mas
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    Media name/outletLavoz Digital (Spain)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleBritish study: high IQ children grow up more healthy, longer life
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    Media name/outletChina Daily News (China)
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitleChildren with higher IQ's live longer and have lower risk of dementia, heart disease and stroke
    Media name/outletIFLScience
    Date29/06/17
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  • TitlePeople with higher IQs are more likely to live to their 80s
    Media name/outletThe New Scientist
    Date28/06/17
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  • TitleSmart kids live longer
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    Media name/outletThe New York Times (USA)
    Date28/06/17
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  • TitleYoungsters with higher IQ's are less likely to die before they reach the age of 79
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    Media name/outletThe Irish Mirror (Ireland)
    Date28/06/17
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  • TitleWhy do those with higher IQs live longer? A new study points to answers
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    Media name/outletSTAT (USA)
    Date28/06/17
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  • TitleHigher IQ in childhood is linked to longer, disease free life
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    Media name/outletNewKerala.com (India)
    Date28/06/17
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  • TitleHigher IQ = longer life
    Media name/outletThe Edinburgh Evening News
    Duration/Length/Size16
    Date16/06/17
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  • TitleGirls with low IQs have higher risk of dementia
    Media name/outletThe Scotsman
    Date17/04/17
    PersonsIan Deary, Tom C Russ
  • TitleGirls with low IQs ‘at higher risk of developing dementia later’
    Media name/outletThe Times
    Date16/04/17
    DescriptionA pioneering study of 35,000 Scots has found that pre-adolescent girls with low IQs are more likely to develop dementia than girls of higher intelligence.
    Producer/AuthorMark Macaskill
    PersonsIan Deary, Tom C Russ

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleChildhood Cognitive Ability and Incident Dementia The 1932 Scottish Mental Survey Cohort into their 10th Decade
    Media name/outletEpidemiology
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date4/05/17
    DescriptionVideo abstract created for Epidemiology Journal to summarise article. Video was uploaded to YouTube and to Epidemiology Journal’s video gallery.
    Producer/AuthorWolters Kluwer
    PersonsIan Deary, Tom C Russ
  • TitleChildhood Cognitive Ability and Incident Dementia
    Media name/outletYouTube
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date6/04/17
    DescriptionVideo abstract created for Epidemiology Journal to summarise article. Video was uploaded to YouTube and to Epidemiology Journal’s video gallery.
    PersonsIan Deary, Tom C Russ
  • TitleChildhood Cognitive Ability and Incident Dementia
    Media name/outletCentre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology
    Media typeWeb
    Date6/04/17
    DescriptionArticle and Video on the Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology (CCACE) website.
    PersonsIan Deary, Tom C Russ