1/20/2014

Data on 93,000 postmenopausal American women showed those who spent more than 11 hours a day being sedentary had 12% higher odds of premature death from any cause compared with women who were inactive for four hours or less per day. The findings in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine showed the same risk level in people who exercise regularly but are inactive for long amounts of time, researchers said.

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