Physical inactivity's contribution to disease

Madely Health Headlines Commentary for July , 2012


Inactivity ‘killing as many as smoking’


Lee I-M, Shiroma EJ, Lobelo F, et al. Effect of physical inactivity on major non-communicable diseases worldwide: an analysis of burden of disease and life expectancy. The Lancet. Published online July 18 2012

Hallal PC, Andersen LB, Bull FC, et al. Global physical activity levels: surveillance progress, pitfalls, and prospects. The Lancet, Published online July 18 2012