New Advice: Don't Sit Up Straight


Subject:
Diseases & Conditions , Back & Spine Problems

Description:
Brief article about a study released in November 2006, which suggests that "leaning back is a much better posture" than sitting up straight while working. Includes a description of the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study and how "disks [in the back] were least moved when subjects were sitting back at a 135-degree sitting position." From LiveScience.com, a website from a science and technology media and commerce company.

Creator:
Goudarzi, Sara

Publisher:
Imaginova Corp.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.livescience.com/health/061128_backpain_sitting.html


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