October 22, 2020

Popliteal flow-mediated dilatory responses to an acute bout of prolonged sitting between earlier and later phases of natural menstrual and oral contraceptive pill cycles

A paper entitled “Popliteal flow-mediated dilatory responses to an acute bout of prolonged sitting between earlier and later phases of natural menstrual and oral contraceptive pill […]
October 8, 2020

Sedentary Time Accumulated in Bouts is Positively Associated with Disease Severity in Fibromyalgia: The Al-Ándalus Project

Thank you to Dr. Victor Segura Jiménez for sharing their paper, “Sedentary Time Accumulated in Bouts is Positively Associated with Disease Severity in Fibromyalgia: The Al-Ándalus […]
September 30, 2020

Daily physical activity and sedentary behaviour across occupational classifications in Canadian adults

A new article titled “Daily physical activity and sedentary behaviour across occupational classifications in Canadian adults ” was recently published in Health Reports, which is a peer-reviewed […]
September 24, 2020

National physical activity and sedentary behaviour policies in 76 countries: availability, comprehensiveness, implementation, and effectiveness

A new paper titled “National physical activity and sedentary behaviour policies in 76 countries: availability, comprehensiveness, implementation, and effectiveness” was just published in the International Journal […]
September 17, 2020

Feasibility of Measuring Sedentary Time Using Data From a Thigh-Worn Accelerometer: The 1970 British Cohort Study

A new study titled “Feasibility of Measuring Sedentary Time Using Data From a Thigh-Worn Accelerometer: The 1970 British Cohort Study” was recently published in the American […]
September 11, 2020

Which countries have data on how long people sit per day?

Thank you to Matthew Mclaughlin (University of Newcastle and Hunter New England Population Health) for providing this blog post to SBRN. The post is summarizing a […]
September 10, 2020

Comparison of Sedentary Time Between Thigh-Worn and Wrist-Worn Accelerometers

A new paper titled “Comparison of Sedentary Time Between Thigh-Worn and Wrist-Worn Accelerometers” was recently published in the  Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour. Citations […]
September 3, 2020

Worldwide surveillance of self-reported sitting time: a scoping review

A new paper titled “Worldwide surveillance of self-reported sitting time: a scoping review” was just published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. The […]
August 27, 2020

University students’ knowledge, self-efficacy, outcome expectations and barriers related to reducing sedentary behaviour: A qualitative study

Today’s blog is provided by Dr. Navjot Pachu describing his new study titled “University students’ knowledge, self-efficacy, outcome expectations and barriers related to reducing sedentary behaviour: […]