Items Tagged ‘TV shortens life’

January 13, 2010

Watching TV shortens life span, study finds

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein

Watching television for hour upon hour obviously isn’t the best way to spend leisure time — inactivity has been linked to obesity and heart disease. But a new study quantifies TV viewing’s effect on risk of death.   Researchers found that each hour a day spent watching TV was linked with an 18% greater risk […]

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