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Latest Sedentary lifestyle Stories

Moms Spend More Time Watching TV, Less Time On Physical Activity
2013-12-03 04:32:36

US mothers spend more time watching television and participating in other sedentary activities than they do cooking, cleaning and exercising combined, according to new research appearing in the December edition of the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

2013-10-30 10:58:53

Men who spend the most time engaged in sedentary behaviors are at greatest risk for recurrence of colorectal adenomas, benign tumors that are known precursors of colorectal cancers.

2013-09-23 23:32:23

Mayo Clinic researchers conclude that consistent activity throughout the day triggers one's metabolism to work more effectively.

2013-09-11 23:01:31

TrekDesk Treadmill Desk has been transforming the way employees work for the past five years in the United States, now they are offering a unique health opportunity to Canadians. Phoenix,

2013-08-22 12:53:36

Half of all UK seven year olds are sedentary for six to seven hours every day, and only half clock up the recommended daily minimum of moderate to vigorous physical activity.

2013-08-08 23:24:15

Numerous studies conclude that prolonged sitting is bad for health and increases risk of metabolic disease, diabetes, cardio vascular disease and obesity.

2013-07-17 23:01:39

In the latest blog from Marble Media LLC’s nutrition blog EatingRightToday.com, guest blogger Liz Ernst offers tips for choosing healthy activities that get people up and out of their chairs.

2013-07-12 23:29:56

Treadmill desks keep employees healthy but what about productivity? A new study published in the journal Obesity proves what TrekDesk Treadmill Desk has been promoting for the past five years.

Smartphone Uses Reduces Physical Activity
2013-07-11 05:19:16

Excessive mobile phone use, whether talking, surfing the Internet, emailing or playing video games, may disrupt physical activity and reduce cardiorespiratory fitness, Kent State researchers reported on Wednesday.

2013-07-02 10:59:58

Most electronic games are no better than watching TV in terms of the body movement and energy expenditure involved.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.