Nutrition and Physical Activity: Move or die

31 Mar 2021 - Nutrition & Physical Activity

One in every 11 premature deaths in rich countries is caused by inactivity. Led by experts at the Pennington Biomedical Research Centre in Louisiana, scientists reviewed the medical literature on inactivity and death and disease and found the relative burden is greatest in high-income countries; however, the greatest number of people affected by physical inactivity are living in middle-income countries given the size of their populations.

West Australian; 31 March 2021; page 18