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Why Is Varying Posture Throughout the Day Better Than Sitting? This Study May Hold A Clue
During your adventure into the world of adjustable height standing desks, you’ve probably read your share of the literature.“Sitting is the new smoking.” “Sitting leads to heart disease.” “Sitting leads to obesity.” These all probably sound familiar. However, it’s always nice to get some exposition. Thankfully, science is here to provide that very thing with a brand new study. This one concerning the claim that sitting increases the risk for obesity. It is generally agreed that there’s a relationship between the two, but the mechanics of that relationship have been kind of a mystery up until now. Thanks to some dudes in white lab coats and their tiny mouse friends, we may finally have … read more