TITLE

Sedentary behavior: the new physical activity frontier?

AUTHOR(S)
Gardiner, Paul
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Functional U;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the emergence of sedentary behavior as the new physical activity frontier. According to the author, evidence has shown the importance of focusing on sedentary behaviors, which is the high amount of time that people spend sitting during their non-exercising waking hours. The author notes that a higher number of interruptions in sedentary behavior benefited many markers of cardiometabolic risk.
ACCESSION #
82350000

 

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