Research + News | Topic: Exercise

Teenagers Are As Sedentary As 60-Year-Olds By Age 19

Researchers wonder whether teens’ increasing inactivity has to do with how the school day is structured and the increasing number of screens in our modern world. Read the article here.

What Teens Are Really Searching For Online

Among the many other things teens are looking for online, many of their searches are health related.

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Young Becoming Hostages to Handheld Devices

Future generations of young people risk becoming “hostages to handheld devices” and disengaged from physical activity, a sports charity says.┬áRead the article here.

Surprising Behaviors That Put Teens At Serious Risk of Depression

A new study shows that an ‘invisible risk’ group of adolescents – who use tons of media and don’t get enough sleep or exercise – are in danger of serious mental health issues. Read the article here.