Intense, Recent Physical Activity Linked to Healthy Metabolic Profiles in Adolescents (image) PLOS Share Print E-Mail Caption More time spent intensely active, to a greater extent than less time spent sedentary, correlates with a healthier metabolic profile in adolescence, according to a study published this week in PLOS Medicine. Credit Lance Cpl. Casey Jones, U.S. Marine Corps Usage Restrictions CC0 - No copyright, public domain, free to use Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.