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Low Physical Activity Cause for Concern
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Low Physical Activity Cause for Concern

As the national cancer awareness campaign is being launched, concerns over low physical activity among Iranians are becoming a key issue. Head of the Education Office at the health ministry Shahram Rafeeie warned that “inactivity by itself can be a cause for cancer.”  He said 30% of Iranians between the age 15-64 do not exercise at all and recommended that people at least take a 30-minute brisk walk every day, reports ISNA  

 

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