Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 21:15
Three different strategies to reduce the amount of time people spend sitting at work seemed effective, in a new study. But in jobs without flexible schedules, they only reduced sitting time by about eight minutes per day.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 17:45
If you are sitting all day in office and giving extra hours, you might get a good pay check but chances are that you will also get old sooner than you can imagine.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 13:20
Emerging studies have found that prolonged sitting increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, slows metabolism and even shortens our lives.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 15:12
Sitting for long periods can raise your risk of chronic diseases, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 18:50
For babies, sitting up - either by themselves or with assistance - plays a significant role in how they learn, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Monday, October 15, 2012, 14:42
Those who sit for long periods have a two-fold increase in their risk of diabetes, heart disease and death, according to a study.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 11:56
Drinking a single cup of coffee at breakfast time could help millions of workers avoid the pain triggered by spending hours at a computer, a new study has claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 10, 2012, 20:07
Restricting the amount of time spent seated every day to less than 3 hours might boost the life expectancy of adults by an extra 2 years.