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Excessive sitting linked to coronary artery calcification
Excessive sitting linked to coronary artery calcification (March 12, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Wisconsin - According to research presented at the American College of Cardiology's annual scientific sessions, excessive sitting increases risk of coronary artery calcification. Researchers studied over 2,000 adults, reviewing heart scans and physical activity records of the participants. Results showed that each hour of daily sedentary time was linked to a 14% increase in coronary artery calcification burden.
 
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