deskbound


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restricted to working in an office rather than in an active physical capacity

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TEHRAN (FNA)- In the digital age, chances are most of us are deskbound at our workstation and get too little movement during the workday.
To go trawling through a mountain of spreadsheets is a big headache for the deskbound, so it's understandable why companies go for the 'hosepipe' method or just run a quick sort in Excel so they find the top percentage of customers.
Cooper said that everything is based on something real, but they have sexed it up at times and if the other versions of the biography are considered, Fleming was deskbound and doesn't create great drama.
The resulting album, which consists of nine tracks, is upbeat and playful, provoking the listener to move -- whether an awkward deskbound head bob, a spontaneous shuffle 'round the living room or a lively dabke-style line dance.
It is a fact of modern life that teenagers spend more time engaged in deskbound or sitting activities, but our research is one of the first to identify a connection between this behaviour in adolescents and low levels of bone mass in key regions of the body.
The carefully chosen words of the Scottish Government mask the fact that many highly trained police officers are finding themselves deskbound doing the jobs of civilian police workers who have been axed as part of the cuts process.
Today's work reality is not deskbound, particularly so for tax professionals
Issei Nishikawa, governor of Fukui Prefecture, which hosts 14 reactors, the most among prefectures, said earlier this month that the stress tests are ''only deskbound simulations,'' while calling on the central government to set new safety criteria to strictly confirm reactor safety.
The guys in question are deskbound detectives Allen (Ferrell) and Terry (Wahlberg) who spend their days pushing paper while the NYPD's star cops (played by Samuel L Jackson and Dwayne Johnson) collar the criminals and grab the glory.
Myself and Danielle put some 7DAYS hopefuls through their paces yesterday at Safa Park (left), in a bid to lick some deskbound hacks into shape.
There is no doubt that billions could be saved by slashing the number of deskbound brass hats and halting massive out-of-date arms contracts.
We all have a picture of the Police either deskbound, inundated with paperwork, or hounding motorists with speed cameras.
From a deskbound executive suffering from a shoulder pain to a champion triathlete, the exercises are adapted for one and all.
The fully adjustable chair is proving to be a success in hot and humid regions and in office environments where users, such as banks and call centres, spend much of their working day deskbound, he noted.
The devil behind the ubiquity of the disorder is modern diets of junk food, hours of television watching, deskbound jobs, and inactivity, leading to obesity that makes cells resist the sugar-metabolizing hormone, insulin.