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The energy expenditure of using a “walk-and-work” desk for office workers with obesity
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    Knowledge transfer gone too far?

    Dear Editor

    I felt my heart sink as I read this paper. I’m not quite sure why, but perhaps my response reflected my concern that science and in particular, exercise science, is at risk of making a fool of itself? It is increasingly evident that there is a plethora of unorthodox diet and/or physical activity interventions emerging in conjunction with the global 'threat' of an obesity epidemic.

    The notion...

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