Why sitting is bad for you - Murat Dalkilinç

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-sitting-is-bad-for-you-murat-dalkilinc Sitting down for brief periods can help us recover from stress or recuperate from exercise. But nowadays, our lifestyles make us sit much more than we move around. Are our bodies built for such a sedentary existence? Murat Dalkilinç investigates the hidden risks of sitting down. Lesson by Murat Dalkilinç, animation by Oxbow Creative.

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HSBunny X: I was standing while watching this video.

Zdeněk Kotráš: How about people in wheel chair?

Justin Weiman: 0:55 "Inside of are over 360 joints" I believe that's incorrect. I think the number 360 is found consistently because the Islamic prophet Muhammed apparently predicted that the human body had 360 joints, and supposedly modern medicine was teaching that the body only had 340 joints

sergioscari: Many of the notable pianists spent hours sitting in pursuit of perfection their scores.

Full brain activity in this position.

A rush of blood to the head.

Explain this!

LK 911: I didn't know I love to stand that much

kakokapolei123: This just in: sitting can give you cancer and diabetes

Daniel: is that the reason why i shake my leg if i sit for too long?

Oreo Studios: I am going to show this to my teacher.

Ivypool: Well i mean..i cant stand in a car

Hamination: i should kill myself right now

Collin B: Of course, we are evolved to move. How else would I walk over to my chair?

thinthle: If only I was able to animate and draw while walking but . . . I am not.

abcd 1234: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZcBzxGx8RrQ

Gabija Laskonyte: So is it better to lay down? Particularly for your spine and muscles

mohammed rahman: the more i sit i become more lazy

\mariah trash/: stands up

Lucas Zhu: I am walking 🚶 🚶‍♀️ in 5/3/18

Marcel de Vries: So that explains why i have to stretch when i get up from sleeping.

Will Grayson: I'm scared to sit now!

Red Button: Keep sitting its ok.. Our decendants body will evolve

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