Study Links Sitting To Health Risks In Older Women, But A Little Standing Can Help

By Lauren Gilger
Published: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 12:23pm

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Are you sitting down? You might want to stand up after hearing this.

Dorothy Sears is a professor in ASU’s College of Health Solutions who studies obesity. In her newest study, she looked at sitting — specifically in post-menopausal women.

She sat down with The Show recently and began by explaining why her study looked at this particular population.

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