A new meta-analysis shows that sitting too much increases your risk of early death from any cause. The other important finding is that this increases your risk even if you exercise. Further, the study showed that the less active you were, the more likely you were to die prematurely.
Previous studies have also showed that you should get get up 35 times a day or get up about every 15 minutes throughout the day.
For many of our patients in the Christiansburg, Radford, and Blacksburg area, the struggle after successfully completing physical therapy has been finding a way to continue to exercise and keep moving afterwards. Valley Sports & Spine Clinic and Valley Active are committed to finding a personal exercise plan to keep you regularly moving for a healthy lifestyle.
Dr Ethan Colliver