TITLE

THE CONSEQUENCES OF SLOTH

AUTHOR(S)
CARDINAL, BRADLEY J.; JELINEK, BENJAMIN C.
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
American Fitness;May/Jun2012, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the health implications of spending several hours sitting. It reveals that sedentary lifestyle may lead to chronic health problems such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes and obesity. The authors emphasize the importance of exercise to counteract or prevent the negative effects of Sedentary Death Syndrome. Ways to spend less time sitting are also described.
ACCESSION #
74731014

 

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