Sitting for more than 7 hour a day can lead to early death

Thursday 13 July 2017 2 weeks ago 43   Islamabad   Print

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Report  Web Desk : ISLAMABAD: People with desk jobs are at a greater health risk than they realize, according to a latest research. A new research showed that people who sit for more than seven hours a day are more likely to be overweight, obese, die prematurely, and have higher chances of being diagnosed with cancer and type two diabetes. Sitting in one position for long periods tends to slow the metabolism. According to the research, most adults in United Kingdom spent about seven hours a day sitting or lying, and this generally increases with age. (01)