Sitting around at work all day really DOES give you a bigger bottom

Sitting around at work all day really DOES give you a bigger bottom

Disturbing news: Scientists reveal sitting for long periods of time produces up to 50 per cent more fat in those parts

Disturbing news: Scientists reveal sitting for long periods of time – as millions of us do at work – produces up to 50 per cent more fat in those parts

Even those with healthy diet and exercise tips will suffer, as fat cells invade main muscle

At risk: Even those with healthy diet and exercise tips will suffer, as fat cells invade main muscle

Sedentary lifestyle: Long periods of static mechanical loading, due to the weight of the body when sitting or lying, causes increased fat production

Sedentary lifestyle: Long periods of static mechanical loading, due to the weight of the body when sitting or lying, causes increased fat production