Walking May Halve Genetic Influence On Obesity, Harvard School of Public Health Study

Published: Mar 15, 2012

Walking briskly for an hour a day can halve the tendency to obesity in people genetically predisposed to the condition, while a sedentary way of life that includes 4 hours or more of TV viewing a day can increase it by 50%, said researchers at an American Heart Association meeting in San Diego this week.

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