Could Sitting Be Killing You?

22:30 January 22, 2015
By: Rachel Davis

 This news might get you up and on your feet. But not in a good way.

CNN reports Toronto researchers analysis of 47 studies of sedentary behavior that shows a sedentary lifestyle will increase your risk of maladies, like cardiovascular issues, cancer and Type 2 diabetes. This risk even includes people who exercise.

The study suggests to be aware by how much you spend seated and to reduce that time. Other suggestions included a standing desk, taking short walks every half hour, and to use commercial breaks to walk around. 

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