Does sitting too long cause cancer?
The study suggests that people who spend the bulk of their day sitting study suggests that people who spend the bulk of their day sitting. Sitting for too long increases the risk of heart disease, blood clots, a large waistline, higher blood sugar and insulin, generally poor physical functioning, and even early death. People who spent the most time sitting during the day had a 24 percent increased risk of getting colon cancer.
@florine Sitting for too long doesn’t increase the risk of each cancer. It is true that sitting for too long increases the risk of colon cancer. studies showed that people who exercised the most and the amount varied from study to study had a 30% or 35% risk reduction compared to people who were least active. Exercising will help you in preventing cancer and other health-related issues.