Latest Sedentary lifestyle Stories

2012-01-26 11:17:48

A new study, funded by a grant from the National Institute for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), found that two in five adults (42%) with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) were inactive.

Car + TV = Heart Attack?
2012-01-11 14:11:03

Got a Car? How about a television?... If you answered yes to both of these questions, then according to a new international study published on Wednesday you’re 27% more likely to suffer a heart attack than your low-tech compatriots.

2011-11-17 03:37:39

Physical activity will definitely lower children's chances of developing cardiovascular disease down the road, but physical inactivity will not necessarily increase it.

2011-11-07 13:06:07

Research commissioned by the NIHR Health Technology Assessment programme and carried out by research teams from the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry (PCMD) and the Universities of Exeter (Sport and Health Sciences) and Brunel (Health Economics Research Group), has called into question the effectiveness of exercise referral schemes as they are delivered at present.

2011-10-12 10:00:00

Researchers Find that People with Seated Jobs Have Twice the Rate of Cardiovascular Disease as People with Standing Jobs Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 12,

2011-08-16 12:50:00

Experts say that an hour spent watching television shortens a viewer's life by 22 minutes.

2011-08-02 12:57:34

According to new research, doing a little bit of exercise is better than doing none at all.

2011-07-13 07:40:00

Experts explore the science of sedentary behavior in themed issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

2011-06-29 09:43:59

If you’re looking for a place to go this summer that is really active, don’t go to Lexington, Kentucky.