News tagged with work

Arm swinging reduces the metabolic cost of running

Have you ever tried running without swinging your arms? It's not easy. Each step jars and it feels like hard work: but is it? Christopher Arellano, from Brown University, USA, says, 'We know from the literature that arm swinging ...

dateJul 18, 2014 in Other
shares0 comments 1

Teachers become healthier when they learn

Several studies have indicated a connection between learning and health. In a recently published study from University West and Linnaeus University the researchers found that the health of school teachers is related to their ...

dateMar 02, 2015 in Social Sciences
shares6 comments 0

Avoid work pain by using computer models of humans

Most of us suffer from work related pain at some time. It is estimated that 70% of the working population are affected by problems with muscles or the skeleton in the Western World. Ali Keyvani wants to improve the health ...

dateDec 02, 2014 in Engineering
shares0 comments 0