18 Ways Your Office Job Is Destroying Your Body

If you’re used to the hours of sedentary, stressful working conditions that come with your office job, you may want to know that this kind of working environment is killing you a lot faster than you think.

Aside from the stress that comes from tight deadlines, plenty of things you do every day in the workplace are slowly chipping away at you.

From the printer to your keyboard, the dangers presented in an office can have real effects on your physical well-being, just as mental strains can hurt you in the long-term.

Sitting at your desk all day

Sitting at your desk all day
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Sitting for lengthy periods is terrible for your body. Aches and pains are the least of your problems — it can lead to an early death. You’re at a higher risk of muscular skeletal disorders, obesity, diabetes, cancer, heart disease and more, even if you work out regularly.

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