Why reducing sitting time should be a big issue in working environments

Our great shift towards computer-based work has done great things for productivity, but it does terrible things for our health because we sit down all the time. Reducing sitting time is a big thing in new working environments. The stairs are far more prominent than elevators – and very easy to climb. Open plan offices stimulate walking around, inside espresso bars stimulate people to actually ‘go for a coffee’. Outside terraces attract people to have a lunch outdoors and some offices even organize special “lunch walks”.
If this all sounds too fancy to your taste, please take a quick look at this infograph:

Sitting is Killing You
Via: MedicalBillingandCoding.org

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