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Review : Physical Inactivity : Associated Diseases and Disorders

@inproceedings{Knight2012ReviewP,
  title={Review : Physical Inactivity : Associated Diseases and Disorders},
  author={Joseph A. Knight},
  year={2012}
}
A sedentary lifestyle is a very serious worldwide problem, especially in North America and Europe. Unfortunately, physical inactivity, which has progressively increased over the past several decades, significantly increases the risk of numerous diseases/disorders, including several forms of cancer, diabetes, hypertension, coronary and cerebrovascular diseases, overweight/obesity, and all-cause mortality, among others. Unless there is a reversal of this sedentary lifestyle, the incidence of… 

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