Thought for the month

“It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.” Edmund Burke, politician (1729 – 97).

Wednesday, 4 February 2015

IT (increasingly torpid)?

Physically inactivity is recognised as a major factor in the area of premature deaths due to non-communicable diseases. Is technology helping or hindering? An interesting debate is forming as to whether the overall impact of existing and planned consumer electronics and workplace technologies are significant factors. Will wearable fitness devices out-smart the static allure of the television or is diet, not technology, the culprit? 

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