Too much TV can steal your health

Taylor, Joe
January 2010
Active Living: Newsletters;Jan2010, p1
The article reports on studies related to the impact of a sedentary lifestyle on human health. It cites a study published in the October 6, 2009 issue of the "International Journal of Obesity," which found that people who were inactive for three or more hours a day were more likely to be obese compared to those who did not exercise but spent their day walking. It also mentions a Canadian study, which showed that being obese puts people at a higher risk for dying.


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