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Sitting disease


December 21st, 2017

Research could benefit countless desk-bound Canadian workers.  

What effect does sitting for long periods of time have on the flexibility and muscle function of the back?

That’s the question a new study led by a multidisciplinary team at Memorial hopes to answer.

The team is led by Dr. Diana De Carvalho, assistant professor, Faculty of Medicine, who is cross-appointed to the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

https://gazette.mun.ca/research/sitting-disease/

Posted on December 21st, 2017