Watching TV More Unhealthy Than Using Computer

by Dr. Trupti Shirole on  November 18, 2011 at 10:49 PM Child Health News
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Watching television poses a greater risk of heart diseases than computer use. According to researchers at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada, children who watch a lot of TV are at a higher cardio-metabolic risk. But computer use was not linked to any such problem.
 Watching TV More Unhealthy Than Using Computer
Watching TV More Unhealthy Than Using Computer
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Researchers feel that while watching TV there is no question of energy expenditure. Also, it encourages between-meal snacking.

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The study has been published in BMC Public Health.

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