Fatness, Fitness and Fiddling Around

January 16, 2015 7:55 PM

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A new study about physical activity, obesity, and mortality has been propagating so many headlines and so much commentary, it's pretty much a given that if you are seeing this, you have seen something like: "inactivity kills more than obesity."

As is generally true in such cases, few of the people opining about the study seem to have actually read it. I suppose that's understandable -- once you get to particulars about 'random-effects meta-analysis,' the typical reader's eyes glaze over. Still, it does prove helpful to read a study before ...

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