inactivity


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a lack of action or activity

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Clocking in more work hours, choosing sedentary time during leisure hours (television, video games), having less areas for recreation, and modernization (mobile phones, laptops) are some of the reasons physical inactivity is high among Filipinos.
When the inactivity of the DC was exposed by cartoonist Bala, it provoked them and he filed a case that the cartoon demeaned himself," Mani said.
In a 2012 study led by researchers from Harvard and published in the Lancet, it was determined that inactivity was connected to over 5 million deaths worldwide-more than the number of deaths caused by smoking.
Top 10 Scottish headquartered manufacturing companies ranked by profit Employment Rates Inactivity Rates Company Profit before Tax (PSm) Aggreko Plc 226.
In addition to the total direct and indirect costs, researchers estimated that in 2013, physical inactivity resulted in a loss of $31.
In South Africa, use of physicians to address physical inactivity has been estimated to cost R11.
A mountain of evidence documents that physical inactivity raises a person's risk of premature death, as well as the risks of diseases such as heart disease and cancer.
Physical inactivity is a major challenge of the 21st century in terms of its aftereffects and the financial/health burden which it imposes on the individual, family, society, and the nation [4,5].
Epidemiological study have documented that physical inactivity rises the incidence of at least 17 unhealthy conditions, almost all of which are chronic diseases or considered risk factors for chronic diseases.
916 in 2003 on "Chronic disease prevention", it stated that physical inactivity is a growing threat to global health both in developed and underdeveloped countries, especially among the poor who live in big cities.
However, economic inactivity in Wales was up 5,000 on the quarter to 470,000, representing 24.
THE NATIONAL Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is ramping up its efforts to tackle the burdens of smoking, alcohol and inactivity on the NHS.
It comes as doctors pinpoint physical inactivity as a serious risk to our health.
KUWAIT, Dec 1 (KUNA) -- The rate of spread of non-communicable diseases in Kuwait is high and physical inactivity is a leading risk factor that causes such diseases, Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for Private Services Dr.