August 21, 2019

An Innovative Citizen Science Approach to Track Time Spent on Mobile Devices: a SMART Platform Study

Today’s post comes from Dr. Tarun Katapally, discussing his new paper entitled “Methodology to Derive Objective Screen-State from Smartphones: A SMART Platform Study” recently published in […]
September 11, 2019

Screen time and snacking – does it matter for young teens?

  Today’s post comes from Kristie Hicks, discussing her recently published paper entitled “Examining the Association Between Screen Time, Beverage and Snack Consumption, and Weight Status […]
November 13, 2019

Impact of free-living pattern of sedentary behaviour on intra-day glucose regulation in type 2 diabetes

The paper titled “Impact of free-living pattern of sedentary behaviour on intra-day glucose regulation in type 2 diabetes” is published in the European Journal of Applied […]
November 20, 2019

Screen time and problem behaviors in children: exploring the mediating role of sleep duration

The paper titled “Screen time and problem behaviors in children: exploring the mediating role of sleep duration” was published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition […]
November 27, 2019

Informing Behaviour Change: What Sedentary Behaviours Do Families Perform at Home and How Can They Be Targeted?

The study was published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health on 18 November 2019, available here (open access). Authors Lauren Arundell, Kate Parker, […]
December 4, 2019

Adoption, implementation and sustainability of school-based physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions in real-world settings: a systematic review

The paper titled “Adoption, implementation and sustainability of school-based physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions in real-world settings: a systematic review” was published in the International […]
December 11, 2019

Physical activity and sedentary behaviour in Bangladesh: a systematic scoping review

A paper, titled “Physical activity and sedentary behaviour in Bangladesh: a systematic scoping review”, will be published in the Public Health journal in February 2020. The […]
December 23, 2019

Adults’ Preferences for Behavior Change Techniques and Engagement Features in a Mobile App to Promote 24-Hour Movement Behaviors: Cross-Sectional Survey Study

A paper  titled “Adults’ Preferences for Behavior Change Techniques and Engagement Features in a Mobile App to Promote 24-Hour Movement Behaviors: Cross-Sectional Survey Study“  was originally […]
January 8, 2020

Psychosocial Stress, Sedentary Behavior, and Physical Activity during Pregnancy among Canadian Women: Relationships in a Diverse Cohort and a Nationwide Sample

A paper, titled “Psychosocial Stress, Sedentary Behavior, and Physical Activity during Pregnancy among Canadian Women: Relationships in a Diverse Cohort and a Nationwide Sample”, was published […]