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This story appears in the October 1998 issue of

How many hours do you sit in your chair every day? Let's admit it--on a typical workday, literally hours can pass before we finally stand up and walk across the office to get something.

Now that has become such an integral part of the workday, finding the right chair can mean the difference between comfort and misery--both mental and physical. Don't believe it? Tests conducted by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and found that the use of ergonomic upped worker productivity by 24 percent and increased job satisfaction by 27 percent. And 68 percent of the respondents said a better chair made all the difference.

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