November 13, 2020

Longitudinal associations of sedentary time and physical activity duration and patterns with cognitive development in early childhood

A new paper titled “Longitudinal associations of sedentary time and physical activity duration and patterns with cognitive development in early childhood” was recently published in the […]
November 12, 2020

WHO Global webinar for the launch of the new Guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour – 26 Nov 2020

WHO will be holding a webinar to mark the launch of the new Guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour on 26 November 2020 at 16:00 […]
November 4, 2020

Device-assessed physical activity and sedentary behavior in a community-based cohort of older adults

A paper titled “Device-assessed physical activity and sedentary behavior in a community-based cohort of older adults” was recently published in the BMC Public Health.  The summary […]
October 28, 2020

Exploring frailty through physical activity and sedentary behaviours

Today’s blog post comes from Andrea Mayo, a PhD student in the Department of Health at Dalhousie University (Canada). More about Andrea can be found at […]
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 […]