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 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 […]
December 14, 2011

Journal of Obesity Publishes Special Issue On Sedentary Behaviour

The Open Access Journal of Obesity has just published a special issue devoted to sedentary behaviour.  From an editorial by guest editors Hollie Raynor, Dale Bond, […]
December 8, 2011

New York Times: Don’t Just Sit There, Work Out at Your Desk

From the New York Times: There is a solution to the evils of sitting: make it a point to get up and move throughout the workday. […]