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Energy expenditure is higher for standing positions versus sitting or lying positions in young

Young, Healthy Adults Expend More Energy While Standing

Energy expenditure significantly higher in standing positions versus lying or sitting
From 2008 to 2017

CDC: Prevalence of Meeting Exercise Guidelines Recently Increased

Despite increase, overall prevalence remains low
Engaging in higher levels of physical activity in childhood is associated with better cardiovascular health indicators

Higher Levels of Exercise in Childhood Improve Heart Health

Better cardiovascular health indicators seen with engaging in higher levels of physical activity
From 2000 to 2016

2000 to 2016 Saw Mortality From Falls Increase for Seniors

Home-based strength and balance retraining exercise program can reduce falls among seniors

Digestive Disease Week, May 18-21

Digestive Disease Week 2019 The annual Digestive Disease Week, sponsored by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, American Gastroenterological Association,...
The presence of comorbid depression and/or posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with increased participation in cardiac rehabilitation among patients with ischemic heart disease

Depression, PTSD Linked to More Participation in Cardiac Rehab

Participation in cardiac rehabilitation up for patients with ischemic heart disease, comorbid conditions
Incremental physical activity

Light, Incremental Physical Activity Can Help Reduce Brain Aging

Each additional hour spent in light-intensity physical activity equivalent to about 1.1 years less brain aging
For low- to moderate-risk patients

Home-Based Cardiac Rehab May Be Option for Some Heart Patients

Short-term clinical outcomes improved similarly for home-based, center-based cardiac rehabilitation
From 2001 to 2016

Prevalence of TV, Video Watching High, Stable 2001 to 2016 in U.S.

Increase seen in estimated prevalence of computer use outside school or work for one hour/day or more
Moderate-to-vigorous physical activity equivalent to meeting current recommendations attenuates the association of sitting with all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality

Moderate/Vigorous Exercise Attenuates Risks of Sitting

Sitting time linked to all-cause, CVD mortality in least active adults; MVPA can attenuate these links