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The Economic Costs of Physical Inactivity

Abstract

This evidence briefing examines the economic costs of physical inactivity (sedentary behaviour) in relation to:

  • Cardiovascular Disease - CHD & Stroke
  • Cancer - Bowel & Breast Cancer
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Falls

Whilst this report is brief, it provides a snapshot of costs and is a good starting point for any commissioning activity related to above topics

Information Type

Report

Geographical Level

National

Population Level

All

Source

British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity & Health

Keywords

Commissioning, Physical Activity, Sedentary, Exercise
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eonomiccosts.pdf1.71 MB

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