Sitting Increases risk of Obesity and many other Maladies !

A new study out of the prestigious medical scools of the Northeast is suggesting that increased butt time increases ones risk for obesity and a myriad of other maladies. Research showed that people that spent the majority of their day sitting had increased BMI , Blood pressure, spinal problems, and diabetes. Their not sure why, but metabolism slowed significantly in sedentary people leading to the weight gain. Obesity then leads to increased risk of cancer, stroke, and heart disease.

As we have evolved, mankind has spent more and more time sitting than any other time in recorded history. The computer has forced many people to sit behind desks for hours in order to perform their particular function in life. Getting up and walking around for ten minutes every hour is a great way to combat the increased butt time. So after 50 minutes work, 10 minutes of up and at em’.

So do yourself a favor this New Year 2013, Sit less, exercise more, keep the weight in check, get adjusted, and have a positive mental attitude in order to have a great year this year filled with health, happiness, and prosperity.


About askdrlask

Chiropractic physician who specializes in natural ADHD treatments, natural treatments for neck pain and back pain. Wellness programs and overall health and wellness tips and information. I operate Ask Dr Lask Wellness Center inside of Finney's All N 1 Health Club on Watson Rd. in Crestwood, MO ( St. Louis county). I've taken advanced training from Dr. Yannick Pauli of Switzerland for ADHD Wellness treatment. I specialize in treating sports injuries including strain/sprains, neck injuries, back pain, muscle spasms, headaches, migraines, sciatica, etc. I measure your nerve function using sEMG, thermal scans, and HRV-heart rate variability. Nerve interference leads to decreased function. We remove the interference to the nerve system and restore health. We combine nutrition with chiropractic and regular exercise to promote overall health, vitality, and longevity.
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