News tagged with sitting time

Even women who exercise sit too much

(HealthDay)—For women who love that great, self-satisfied feeling after a workout, a new study could be a disappointing surprise. Regular exercise, the study found, does not reduce the risk of an otherwise ...

Nov 30, 2012
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Single men spend weekends sitting, watching TV

Single, middle-aged people who live alone spend more time sitting.  A new study, published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine discovered that men tended to sit for longer periods watching TV on ...

Mar 14, 2012
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Diabetes risk from sitting around

A new study has found that women who stay seated for long periods of time every day are more prone to developing type 2 diabetes, but that a similar link wasn't found in men.

Mar 02, 2012
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