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Sitting Not the New Smoking for Fidgeters

September 25th, 2015

Episode 328 of 579 episodes

Sitting for more than seven hours a day is linked to a 30 percent higher risk of death, but that association disappears among the in-place movers and shakers. Christopher Intagliata reports