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14 04, 2016

Replacing sitting time with standing or stepping: associations with cardio-metabolic risk biomarkers

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Abstract:

While excessive sitting time is related adversely to cardio-metabolic health, it is unknown whether standing is a suitable replacement activity or whether ambulatory movement is required. Using isotemporal substitution analyses, we modelled cross-sectional associations with cardio-metabolic risk biomarkers of reallocating time (2 h/day) from sitting to standing or to stepping. Read more… […]