Opinions Toward Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Interventions to Stimulate Active Living During Early Retirement: A Qualitative Study in Recently Retired Adults.

@article{Dyck2017OpinionsTP,
  title={Opinions Toward Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Interventions to Stimulate Active Living During Early Retirement: A Qualitative Study in Recently Retired Adults.},
  author={Delfien van Dyck and Lieze Mertens and Greet Cardon and Katrien De Cocker and Ilse de Bourdeaudhuij},
  journal={Journal of aging and physical activity},
  year={2017},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={277-286}
}
This study aimed to obtain qualitative information about physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviors (SB)and their determinants, and about recently retired adults' needs regarding PA interventions. Four focus group interviews were organized. The most commonly reported PA types were walking, cycling, swimming and fitness. The most commonly reported SB were reading, TV viewing, and computer use. Car use was limited. Most adults agreed their habits had changed during retirement. The most… CONTINUE READING