Tag: cycling


WHO starts the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030 in Geneva

November 1, 2021

Via: The Medical News

WHO is kicking off the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030 today in Geneva, with the ambitious target of preventing at least 50% of road traffic deaths and injuries by 2030. WHO and the UN regional commissions, in cooperation […]


Cycling to work may reduce heart disease risk

November 1, 2016

Via: Medical News Today

Cycling to work is an important strategy for preventing cardiovascular risk factors that could lead to heart disease, find two separate studies published simultaneously in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation and Journal of the American Heart Association. Active commuting […]


Running may be better than cycling for long-term bone health

May 31, 2016

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Exercise that puts greater strain on bones, like running, may improve long-term bone health more effectively than non weight-bearing activities like cycling, conclude the authors of a new study measuring the hormones of mountain ultra-marathon runners. The results of the […]