High levels of screen time linked to cancer and heart disease

High levels of screen time linked to cancer and heart disease
 

Too much screen time has been linked to heart disease and cancer in a new study.
Researchers at the University of Glasgow analysed the amount of time 390,089 people spent looking at TV and computer screens during leisure time.
They found that the association between a high level of screen time and poor health was almost twice as strong in those with low fitness levels.
Professor Jason Gill said the findings could affect public health guidance.
How much screen time is "too much"? Discretionary screen time - watching screens during leisure time - is said to be a contributor to... read more

 
30 May 2018 in Health, Views: 31
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