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Physical inactivity-Class 2

Prevalence

75% or Americans do not meet the current recommendations of 30 minutes of leisure-time physical activity on most days of the week

One-third do not engage in any physical exercise

Exercise for children has declined and sedentary activities has dramatically increased

Data from 40 observational studies demonstrate an inverse dose-response relationship between volume of physical activity and all-cause mortality

Energy expenditure of 1000kcal/week reduces all-cause mortality by 30%

CVD risk in sedentary individuals is doubled compared with physically active individuals, when controlled for other CVD risk factors

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