Tagged: sitting

Science shows sitting increases risk of death

Why Sitting Kills and How Fidgeting Can Help

You may have heard that sitting for long periods is unhealthy. You may even have heard more recently that fidgeting helps. Why is sitting for extended periods so bad – and how and why does fidgeting help? Find out.

sitting increases breast cancer

Sitting Shortens Life, Ups Cancer Risk

A new study from Canada has found that more sitting increases the risk of breast cancer among women. This study, led by researchers from the Alberta Health Services of Calgary, Canada, used the U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey of 2003-2006 to...