The average Australian school kid spends more time watching TV or gaming and less time being active over their summer holidays. Could more chores be the answer?
Specialist teachers and hours of compulsory physical education a week are keeping Nordic school children moving. When it comes to physical activity, Australia could do better.
There has been a tenfold increase in the worldwide prevalence of childhood obesity over the past four decades.
Here's how reporting of the world's first specific advice on reducing inactivity at work has overplayed the role of standing desks.
It's not all child's play.
For women over 30, inactivity is a bigger factor in heart risk then smoking, obesity and high blood pressure. Research from…