Sackner Wellness Publications
The Effects of Passive Simulated Jogging on Short-Term Heart Rate Variability in a Heterogeneous Group of Human Subjects
Physical activity is any movement produced by contraction of skeletal muscles that increases energy expenditure. It is operational in seated, lying down & reverse Trendelenburg postures.
Is awareness of obesity and type 2 diabetes from physical inactivity in the home and workplace well recognized?
Most recommendations from governmental agencies and the American Heart Association have focused on daily exercise regimens as a means to achieve good cardiovascular health and diminish risk of premature mortality. It has recently become apparent that physical inactivity marked by excessive sitting and/or lying down is a major risk for the worldwide growing epidemic of obesity and type 2 diabetes.
The symptoms of fibromyalgia are associated with physical inactivity such as excessive sitting. Physical inactivity itself produces increased oxidative stress and chronic inflammation, factors present in fibromyalgia. Therefore, increasing physical activity should benefit patients with fibromyalgia.
Changes of blood pressure following initiation of physical inactivity and after external addition of pulses to circulation
Whole Body Periodic Acceleration Improves Survival and Microvascular Leak in a Murine Endotoxin Model
Sepsis is a life threatening condition which produces multi-organ dysfunction with profound circulatory and cellular derangements. Administration of E.Coli endotoxin (LPS) produces systemic inflammatory effects of sepsis including disruption of endothelial barrier, and if severe enough death. Whole body periodic acceleration (pGz) is the headward-footward motion of the body.