11 Jul, 12 | by Richard Sands, Managing Editor
BMJ Open research has made the news again. The paper by Peter T Katzmarzyk (Pennington Biomedical Research Center) and I-Min Lee (Harvard) on the impact of sitting and television viewing on life expectancy in the USA has received widespread coverage, from the BBC in the UK, through numerous US news outlets, and as far as the New Zealand Herald. At the time of writing it has also received over 5500 views.
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