Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Case Against Extended Periods of Sitting

Almost daily, new research and findings, such as those by Canada’s recent National Wellness Survey, serve to highlight the obvious risks associated with sedentary work habits and a sedentary lifestyle. In fact, employers in the Canadian survey identified sedentary work and … Continue reading

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Top 10 Ergonomic Products for Healthcare

Ergonomically speaking, hospitals and healthcare facilities provide some very distinct challenges compared to most other workplaces. For example, healthcare is non-stop – it happens 24/7, 365 days a year – which means the facility must accommodate staff of all shapes … Continue reading

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