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Addiction | Alcohol | Drugs

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Adolescents

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Athletics | Exercise

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Pregnancy

The process by which a female produces an offspring in their womb once the male and female zygotes have combined into a single embryo until birth.

Embryo

The offspring in the womb, from the moment 2 zygotes co-exist up until the 11th week of pregnancy, is medically referred to as "Embryo"

Fetus

The offspring in the womb, beginning on the 11th week of pregnancy, has graduated from "Embryo" to "Fetus"

Newborn

The offspring, now emerged from the womb and ending the female's pregnancy.

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Cancer

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Children

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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COVID-19

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Disease

An abnormality caused due to pathophysiological response to external or internal factors.

Disorder

A disruption in normal functioning of mind or body due to a disease, genetic factor or trauma.

Syndrome

A set or collection of various identifying signs and symptoms that characterizes a certain disease or disorder.

Condition

An abnormal state of physical or mental health that interferes with usual activities or the feeling of well-being.

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Food | Obesity

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Infections | Immune System

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Injury | Pain | Violence

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Medication | Treatment | Therapy | Surgery

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Mental Health | Wellbeing | Stress | Sleep

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Myths | Fake News | Science Mistrust

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Physical Health | Human Body | Sex

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Products | Supplements

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Racism | Inequality

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Science

Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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Hidden health risks of prolonged sitting

Feb 12, 2018, 12:00 PM by Abdullah Shahzad, Dalia Nasser, Oana Danielle and Yousif Eliya
Looks at the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting, improper body postures while sitting and the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology.

Sitting can be a nice break from a busy day. However, considering that many of us spend their entire workday at a desk, one has to wonder how prolonged sitting can affect your body and your health. This video examines the science behind sitting down, from the maximum number of hours recommended for sitting to different improper body postures while sitting. It also looks at the effect of sitting on your spinal cord, lungs, brain and physiology. Finally, the video presents safe preventative methods and techniques that anyone should use if they are sitting for extended periods.

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