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New thing that's bad for you: Sitting

This infographic, "Sitting Is Killing You: The Truth About Sitting Down," has been going around the Internet all day. It makes use of visuals that look like what little kids see in the dark to emphasize the negative health effects of sitting. The chart also offers helpful tips to avoid a sitting death.

As people move to more desk jobs that require more hours sitting in front of a computer, what's the effect on our health? From Medical Billing and Coding:

Sitting is Killing You

(via Andrew Sullivan)