The health indicators associated with screen-based sedentary behavior among adolescent girls: a systematic review.

@article{Costigan2013TheHI,
  title={The health indicators associated with screen-based sedentary behavior among adolescent girls: a systematic review.},
  author={Sarah A. Costigan and Lisa M. Barnett and Ronald C. Plotnikoff and David Revalds Lubans},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={52 4},
  pages={382-92}
}
PURPOSE Evidence suggests sitting time is independently associated with a range of health issues in adults, yet the relationship between sedentary behavior and health indicators in young people is less clear. Age-related increases in sedentary behavior are well-documented; the behavioral patterns of adolescent girls are of particular concern. More than one third of adolescent girls' sedentary behavior time is accumulated through use of recreational screen-based behaviors. The objective of this… CONTINUE READING
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