hypokinetic disease


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

hypokinetic disease

Any illness produced by lack of physical exercise.
See also: disease
References in periodicals archive ?
Overweight and obesity issues often lead to chronic degenerative and hypokinetic diseases, especially as it relates to type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD).
Identification of sedentary children as risk of developing hypokinetic diseases is imperative to all stakeholders with an interest in children's health.
The final section presents health definitions, including hypokinetic diseases or conditions, health, wellness, quality of life, healthy lifestyles or behaviors, physical activity, exercise, and leisure activity.