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Sedentary Behavior and Chronic Disease: Mechanisms and Future Directions.

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Summary of "Sedentary Behavior and Chronic Disease: Mechanisms and Future Directions."

Recent updates to physical activity guidelines highlight the importance of reducing sedentary time. However, at present, only general recommendations are possible (ie, "Sit less, move more"). There remains a need to investigate the strength, temporality, specificity, and dose-response nature of sedentary behavior associations with chronic disease, along with potential underlying mechanisms.

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Name: Journal of physical activity & health
ISSN: 1543-5474
Pages: 1-10

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