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Sitting –The Biggest Enemy of Human Body

In a recent study researchers found out that people who spend hours a day sitting ,tend to have 66 percent higher risk of developing some form of cancer, than those who are physically active.

two-businesspeople-sitting-in-office-lobby-smilingThe study involved 43 subjects, and the researchers found that the relationship between sitting and risk of cancer is strong, no matter how much some of the participants were physically active. In other words, even those who regularly train or deal with any physical activity are at greater risk of getting sick if besides training spend several hours a day sitting in front of computer or TV.

 

The survey found that  seating is associated with a 24 percent higher risk of developing colon cancer, and 32 percent with cancer of the endometrium and 21 percent higher risk for  lung cancer. When researchers examined the habits of sitting, found that watching television was associated with the occurrence of colon cancer and endometrial cancer. For every two hours that respondents  spent  sitting, the risk of colon cancer increased by 8, and the risk of matrix cancer by 10 percent .

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