Tag Archive for 'American Journal of Preventive Medicine'

Is sitting in your car killing you?

May 8th, 2012 by Elsevier

As populations move even further away from urban centers, more people spend longer hours behind the wheel on their way to and from work. While sedentary behavior is known to have adverse effects on cardiovascular and metabolic health, the impact of long commutes by automobile are less understood. A new study on “Commuting Distance, Cardiorespiratory […]