Experts from Cambridge University have established a sedentary lifestyle affects the condition of the bone tissue. Bones become more brittle. Constant physical activity of our ancestors created the Foundation of the strength of the bones of modern man, it is true every year, doctors say more and more diseases associated with the functioning of the musculoskeletal system, writes Zee News.
Scientists conducted a study and compared the hip joints of farmers and hunter-gatherers. The joints were similar to those observed in nonhuman primates. Thus the theory scientists were able to confirm. The discovery will help in the development of new programs aimed at treatment and prevention of osteoporosis and other diseases of musculoskeletal system the modern man.