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: […]
August 20, 2020

Physical Activity, Screen Time and Sleep of Canadian Children and Youth During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Today’s post comes from Emi Vargatoth, describing a new study, “Canadian children’s and youth’s adherence to the 24-h movement guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic: A decision […]
August 11, 2020
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Coping during COVID-19 – keep screen time in check!

This blog provides a brief overview of an article published in Health Reports on July 15, 2020: “Exercise and screen time during the COVID-19 pandemic” by […]
August 5, 2020

Socio-Demographic Correlates of Total and Domain-Specific Sedentary Behavior in Latin America: A Population-Based Study

A paper titled “Socio-Demographic Correlates of Total and Domain-Specific Sedentary Behavior in Latin America: A Population-Based Study” was just published in the International Journal of Environmental […]