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IS YOUR OFFICE CHAIR KILLING YOU?

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

The relationship between activity in your daily life versus your health is being questioned. New research is analyzing the side effects of sedentary behaviour, as the average person now spends 9.3 hours a day sitting. 

Check out this recent article from The Globe and Mail, you may find it very interesting. 

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health/new-health/health-news/is-your-office-chair-killing-you/article2258518/page2/

 

 

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