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No, Sitting is Not the New Smoking

INH Research. (2018, November 28). No, Sitting is Not the New Smoking. The Institute for Natural Healing. https://www.institutefornaturalhealing.com/2018/11/no-sitting-is-not-the-new-smoking/#References

You’ve probably seen articles in recent years warning of the dangers of sitting. The headlines often call sitting “the new smoking.” A recent study found that media stories comparing sitting to smoking have gone up 1,200% since 2012. And standing desks have become a major office trend. But the fact is, sitting is not the new smoking. Not even close…

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  1. https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-11/uosa-sin110418.php
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