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It's estimated the city's inactivity problem costs a whopping PS24m per 100,000 adults, directly and indirectly as obesity leads to spiralling health problems and time off work.
The areas of lowest levels of inactivity are Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland.
Where inactivity levels are at their highest, early deaths also peak, the study found.
PHYSICAL inactivity costs the North East more than PS140m a year as local councils fail to tackle a "forgotten pandemic", a report has claimed.
"The inactivity of Minsk Group towards the settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict in the recent years will be
New studies by The Lancet, a world-leading medical journal, have quantified the risks of suffering from some noncommunicable diseases caused by inactivity. Non- communicable diseases are not caused by pathogens; they arise in part from human behavior.
The study demonstrates a correlation between countries with higher per capita income and higher rates of physical inactivity.
If you have a constant condition affecting your muscles, joints, or bones, inactivity can make the condition worse, or at least make it more difficult to live with.
As well as a decrease in this measure, economic inactivity also declined in January-March: there were 9.25 million economically inactive people aged from 16 to 64, down 35,000 on the quarter.
The built environment may influence exposures to physical inactivity and exposure to air pollution in different ways and thus may differentially influence the health of people living in urban areas.
The findings suggest that people who protect themselves from these risks -- midlife hypertension, midlife obesity, depression, physical inactivity, smoking, diabetes, and mental inactivity -- might increase their chances of staying cognitively healthy as they age.
However, there is a deeper issue in terms of the labour force that both the press and politicians seem to conveniently ignore every time the data is released, namely that of economic inactivity.