Sitting Causes Death

This just in: Time spent sitting increases risk of premature death!

In the May issue of the journal Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, researchers found a greater risk of mortality linked with higher amounts of time spent sitting in more than 17,000 Canadian men and women…

The mortality risk was 1.54 times higher among those who spent almost all of the day sitting compared with those who spent almost no time sitting, the researchers found.

We are so screwed.

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