Thursday, May 10, 2012

Desk Lunching A Growing Health Risk

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With the dawn of multitasking, came the epidemic of desk lunching which according to this article on Forbes.com has been on the rise and should be cause for alarm with the health risk it entails.

According to the article:
The desk lunch does have an incredible allure to it of being within close proximity to your workload and without all of the time consuming extras of going out (i.e. waiting for a table, waiting to take a group order, waiting for the check) that the group lunch of old can't boast. Continuing to stay seated throughout the day may not only prove to be a health risk, but at the same time it may be your only option. 

To break the pattern of the desk lunch, Forbes suggests some tips here.