Too Much TV Time Linked to Diabetes, Death

A couple hours of daily TV watching can add up to substantial risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and death, according to a new review of past research. Every two hours per day spent in front of the television boosted relative risk 20 percent for type 2 diabetes, 15 percent for cardiovascular disease, and 13 percent for all-cause mortality, Anders Grontved of the University of Southern Denmark in Odense and Dr. Frank B. Hu of Harvard School of Public Health found. While it hasn't been...Full Story
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