TITLE

Health-Chair Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Levine, James A.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Diabetes;Nov2010, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p2715
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A discussion on the negative health effects of chair-living or chair-dependency is presented. Articles published within the issue cited chair-living as lethal and is linked to cardiovascular disease, excess weight, shorter life-span and depletion of human resources. Authors of such articles claimed that the negative impact of chair-living on health can be addressed by engaging in moderate to high-intensity exercise.
ACCESSION #
57312481

 

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