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Sitting all day is terrible for you, but there’s an easy way to counteract it A simple hack could help you avoid the negative health implications of sitting down all day, according to a study Body & Mind Health Society Wellbeing
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What went right this week: a ‘major breakthrough’ for forests, plus more The EU moved to halt deforestation, working less was found to boost business, and France banned domestic flights, plus more Conservation Environment Health Politics Society Travel
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Four-day week: study shows working less boosts wellbeing and productivity The results of one of the largest four-day week trials are in. The verdict? It's good news for employers and their staff Economics Lifestyle Society
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What went right this week: a bold work experiment, plus more positive news The world’s largest four-day week trial began, solar-powered bikes arrived, and Finland set a climate benchmark, plus more Environment Health Society Wellbeing
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The best cities for work-life balance, according to researchers Generous holiday allowance, parental leave and mental health support for workers helped Oslo top the ranking Society Wellbeing
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Work less, live more: 10 arguments for a shorter working week As UK firms trial a four-day week, we look at the benefits of working less, from strengthening families to improving equality Economics Lifestyle
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