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Sedentary behaviour and risk of mortality from all-causes and cardiometabolic diseases in adults: evidence from the HUNT3 population cohort
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    • Khawer Ayoub, ST2 in general practice
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      • Mohammed A Rashid

    Chau and colleagues(1) add further insights to the discussion about sitting time and health risks. As they discuss, a possible explanation for the weaker associations with occupational sitting demonstrated in their study may be the relatively short follow-up time compared to other studies. Indeed, epidemiological associations between occupational physical activity and heart disease go as far back as the 1950s, when it wa...

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