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Skelian Chiropractic Clinic

The award-winning back & neck specialists

The award-winning
back & neck specialists

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Reduce Sitting and Get Britain Standing

31st March 2015

Inactivity and prolonged sitting is linked to back pain. 1 in 4 people experience back or neck pain every day. 78% feel they spend too much time sat down, with 44% of people attributing their back pain to sitting. But muscle and joint problems are only part of the picture. International research provides compelling evidence that sitting for more than 4 hours a day increases the risk of heart disease, diabetes, obesity, certain cancers and depression.