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Office workers must exercise for an hour a day to counter death risk

Shared from on 28 July 2016

Working in an office as bad as smoking as public told to exercise an hour a day to counter 'deadly' risk.

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Computers and health: ‘When you’re sitting, you’re one step above being dead’

Shared from on 7 January 2016

CES 2016 is packed with health companies offering solutions to desk-based laptop slouch. Our reporter stopped slouching for long enough to try some of them

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Could working out solve your workplace woes?

Shared from on 4 January 2016

A growing body of evidence suggests that regular exercise can have a direct impact on our career success. Get the most from your workout by choosing the method best suited to your specific work issue

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Do you want your company to know how fit you are?

Shared from on 17 July 2015

Companies are increasingly using fitness trackers to encourage their employees to become more active and earn discounts on insurance. But are they ethical?

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Met chief Bernard Hogan-Howe: unfit police officers must shape up or go

Shared from on 2 June 2015

Britain’s most senior officer says overweight and slow police must improve physical fitness or ‘we haven’t got a job for them’

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Met chief Bernard Hogan-Howe: unfit police officers must shape up or go

Shared from on 2 June 2015

Britain’s most senior officer says overweight and slow police must improve physical fitness or ‘we haven’t got a job for them’

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‘Alarming rise’ in strokes among English workers

Shared from on 12 May 2015

Lack of exercise and poor diet are behind a rise in the number of people of working age being affected by strokes, say experts.

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Tesco orders staff to get fit because shoppers do not like being served by overweight checkout workers

Shared from on 14 April 2015

Tesco has ordered its staff to get fit by dancing and running on the spot in store amid concerns about overweight checkout workers putting off customers.

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Tesco orders staff to get fit because shoppers do not like being served by overweight checkout workers

Shared from on 14 April 2015

Tesco has ordered its staff to get fit by dancing and running on the spot in store amid concerns about overweight checkout workers putting off customers.

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Upright desks and treadmills at work – is standing really better for you?

Shared from on 23 June 2014

We know that a sedentary lifestyle is bad for us, but now it's being blamed for an increased risk of cancer. So what's the alternative?

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