Understanding the biology of the couch potato

BruceBlaus

The creation and expansion of adipose (fat) cells has been shown to be caused by chronic pressure, according to new research, such as prolonged periods of sitting down. Credit image@ BruceBlaus, wikimediacommons

The creation and expansion of adipose (fat) cells has been shown to be caused by chronic pressure, according to new research, such as prolonged periods of sitting down. Credit image@ BruceBlaus, wikimediacommons