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

Researchers feel that while watching TV there is no question of energy expenditure. Also, it encourages between-meal snacking.

The study has been published in BMC Public Health.

Source: Medindia

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