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Old Person's Home, Saatchi Gallery, London. Photo © Jim Limwood, Creative Commons via flickr

Seniors need more than 12 minutes of
physical activity each day

Take 12 minutes. Twelve minutes represent less than one per cent of a day. If you work full-time, commute, ferry kids around, do chores, 12 minutes of free time allows you to catch your breath, prepare for the next crisis, or give your kids some undivided attention. Or 12 minutes Read more →

The Thinker. Photo © edillalo, flickr - creative commons

Sitting will be the death of us

Not so long ago, the Occupational Safety and Health people performed their annual inspection of the safety imperfections of my workspace. Armed with clipboards, they flicked the lights on and off, checked that the bookcases were still attached to the walls, and tsk’d at the four electrical cords plugged into one surge Read more →