Lee's Summit Medical Center January 30, 2015

Dr. Rachel Hailey with Lee’s Summit Medical Center says sitting too much can cause an array of health problems as shown recently in an analysis from Toronto researchers that found the amount of time a person sits during the day is associated with a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes and cancer, regardless of regular exercise.

Update: Dr Lauren Bessey with Lee's Summit Medical Center discusses the "sitting disease" and offers tips on how to prevent it.