Ina Becker, Birgit Wallmann-Sperlick, Robert Rupp, Jens Bucksch (Germany) - Research Article
859. Workplace Interventions to Reduce Sedentary Behavior: A Systematic Review
This systematic review investigates the extent to which interventions aid in the reduction of sedentary behaviour among office workers, and explores a range of variables which moderate intervention effects.
Shrestha N, Kukkonen-Harjula KT, Verbeek JH, Ijaz S, Hermans V, Bhaumik S (Nepal) - Research Article
773. Workplace interventions for reducing sitting at work
Explore the results of a recent Cochrane review on different types of interventions to reduce sedentary behaviour in the workplace, including sit-stand desks and active workstations.
Meghan Winters, Kay Teschke, Michael Brauer and Daniel Fuller (United States) - Research Article
759. Bike Score®: Associations between urban bikeability and cycling behavior in 24 cities
Find out how community Bike Score is related to actual cycling transport.
John P Buckley, Alan Hedge, Thomas Yates, Robert J Copeland, Michael Loosemore, Mark Hamer, Gavin Bradley, David W Dunstan (United Kingdom) - Research Article
713. The sedentary office: a growing case for change towards better health and productivity. Expert statement commissioned by Public Health England and the Active Working Community Interest Company
Take a look at this new consensus statement which provides guidelines for employers to promote reductions in prolonged periods of sedentary work.
Neuhaus M, Eakin EG, Straker L, Owen N, Dunstan DW, Reid N, Healy GN. (Australia) - Research Article
646. Reducing occupational sedentary time: a systematic review and meta-analysis of evidence on activity-permissive workstations
Discover the latest evidence on the benefits of workstations that reduce sedentary behaviour.
Ari Hyytinen, Jukka Lahtonen (Finland) - Research Article
561. The effect of physical activity on long-term income
Find out how physical activity relates to income levels over time in this study of male twins in Finland, using data from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and present day.
Rosanne Freak-Poli, Rory Wolfe, Margaret Brand, Maximilian de Courten and Anna Peeters (Australia) - Research Article
551. Eight-month postprogram completion: Change in risk factors for chronic disease amongst participants in a 4-month pedometer-based workplace health program
Take a look at the long term effects on physical activity and other health behaviours of the Global Corporate Challenge (GCC) workplace health program.
Quyen G. To, Ted T. L. Chen, Costan G. Magnussen and Kien G. To (United States) - Research Article
535. Workplace Physical Activity Interventions: A Systematic Review
Read a summary of the effectiveness of physical activity initiatives in the workplace setting.
A. S. Richardson, K. E. North, M. Graff, K. M. Young, K. L. Mohlke, L. A. Lange, E. M. Lange, K. M. Harris and P. Gordon-Larsen (United States) - Research Article
509. Moderate to vigorous physical activity interactions with genetic variants and body mass index in a large US ethnically diverse cohort
Take a look at this interesting article about how physical activity interacts with genetic factors related to obesity.
Helen Elizabeth Brown, Nicola Burton, Nicholas David Gilson, and Wendy Brown (Australia) - Research Article
510. Measuring Presenteeism: Which Questionnaire to use in Physical Activity Research?
Explore this review of different measures of presenteeism, the extent to which physical or psycho-social symptoms, conditions and disease adversely affect the work productivity.