Humans are not sedentary creatures, but modern televisions, computers, and automobiles have forced people to spend far longer sitting down than standing up. This has serious consequences for the weight of individuals, the posture of many people, and ultimately the lifespan. This infographic explains the candid truth about the amount of time we all spend sitting on a daily basis.
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