These publications are examples of research made possible with data from CanPath and its regional cohorts.


Substituting bouts of sedentary behavior with physical activity: adopting positive lifestyle choices in people with a history of cancer

Authors: Lee Ingle, Samantha Ruilova, Yunsung Cui, Vanessa DeClercq, Ellen Sweeney, Zhijie Michael Yu, Cynthia C Forbes

This study aimed to determine the association between substituting sitting time with other daily activities and changes in waist circumference amongst people with cancer history. The researchers found that small changes to minimize their sitting time help reduce waist circumference, possibly offsetting other adverse health outcomes.

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