20 January 2014
A study of 572 prostate cancer patients in the US has found a strong link between physical activity and a lower risk of recurrence or death from the disease.
Low fitness levels in adolescence points to increased chances of heart attacks in later life, study shows
08 January 2014
A new study released by the European Heart Journal has suggested that a person's cardiorespiratory fitness during teenage years has a significant effect on the person's likelihood of suffering a heart attack later in life.
06 January 2014
New figures show that British woman suffer disproportionately at the hands of avoidable cancer deaths
UK will suffer ‘huge increase in heart attacks, strokes and diabetes’ without a change in habits, warns a new report
03 January 2014
Rising obesity levels and the decrease in physical activity across the globe mean that without intervention chronic health conditions could skyrocket
02 January 2014
Today (2nd January 2014) Luciana Berger MP, Labour's Shadow Public Health Minister, released a statement saying that 'soaring gym prices' at leisure centres will impact on 2014 resolutions to get active. In this statement, she also called for "Ministers to make gym and leisure facilities accessible and affordable for all."
19 December 2013
“No Olympic legacy yet apparent” says Health Survey
17 December 2013
The time has come to "stop blaming manufacturers of computer games for the declining rates of physical activity," according to one of the UK's leading health and fitness experts.