March 8, 2012

Diabetes Care: Breaking Up Prolonged Sitting Reduces Postprandial Glucose and Insulin Responses

Published ahead-of-print this week in Diabetes Care: OBJECTIVE Observational studies show breaking up prolonged sitting has beneficial associations with cardiometabolic risk markers, but intervention studies are required to […]
February 15, 2012

JAMA: Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity and Sedentary Time and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Children and Adolescents

From the Journal of the American Medical Association: Context Sparse data exist on the combined associations between physical activity and sedentary time with cardiometabolic risk factors […]
February 9, 2012

The Read & Ride Program – Reducing Classroom Sedentary Behaviour

SBRN is pleased to publish guest posts in the area of sedentary behaviour, written by graduate students and young investigators working in a range of disciplines.  […]
February 7, 2012

SBRN Featured in Ottawa Citizen and Vancouver Sun

From the Ottawa Citizen and Vancouver Sun: In September, Tremblay’s team at CHEO helped launch the Sedentary Behaviour Research Network (www.sedentarybehaviour.org) that has so far connected […]
January 24, 2012

Is Screen-Based Sedentary Behavior Associated with Change in Cardiorespiratory Fitness during Childhood?

SBRN is pleased to host summaries of peer-reviewed research in the area of sedentary behaviour, written by graduate students and young investigators working in a range […]
January 12, 2012

Runner's World: Activity Won’t Protect from Effects of Excessive Sitting

Via Runner’s World: A new study from the Journal of Clinical Nutrition indicates that not even active folks can escape the harmful effects of sitting for […]
January 8, 2012

MacVoices: Walk While You Work

Via Macvoices: As the countdown to Macworld|iWorld 2012 speeds up, Glenn Fleishman and Lex Friedman preview their session on the new trend of standing, rather than sitting, while you work. Going one […]
December 16, 2011

Bienvenue au Réseau de Recherche sur le Comportement Sédentaire

The Sedentary Behaviour Research Network now has a French title: Réseau de recherche sur le comportement sédentaire (thanks to SBRN members Richard Larouche and Jean-Philippe Chaput […]
December 15, 2011

SBRN Featured on John Gormley Live

Dr Mark Tremblay recently discussed the Sedentary Behaviour Research Network and the health impact of sedentary behaviour on John Gormley live.  The full interview can be […]