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Interviews & Articles

Corporate Wellness Magazine: 'Is Sitting in Your Office Really That Bad?' published by the Corporate WellnessMagazine.com in February 2018 by Deborah Read

ErgoFit Consulting was recently featured on BusinessMakers USA on HighDrive Network on July 25th 2017. If you missed it watch it on HighDrive!

King 5 TV: July 2017 Deborah Read made an appearance on New Day Northwest.

Seattle Times: 'Ergonomic car seats designed for proper positioning' published by Seattle Times in January 2017 by Gene Stout

OH&S Blog (Occupational Health & Safety)  "Contagious Dual & Large Monitor Neck Syndrome" July, 2014. Read the article here!

Reluctant construction workers see benefits and results of ErgoFit Consulting's worksite warm-ups. Watch the Q13 Fox News report here!

Laboratory Animal Science Professional: 'The ABC's of Ergonomics' published by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) in March 2014 by A. Burich & D. Read

Tacoma News Tribune: Reluctant construction workers see benefits and results of ErgoFit 's worksite warm-ups. Read this article online here!

Occupational Health & Safety: May 2008 article by Deborah Read. Read it online!

Whitney and Wyatt: Whitney & Wyatt interviewed Deborah about their real life concerns; and the result was three short light-hearted and entertaining Web TV episodes designed to inform the public about office-related ergonomics with real take-aways to immediately impact one's work practices.  See her Web TV shows regarding office ergonomics here. On the right, under Past shows, click on Health & Fitness. Then, scroll to find the three episodes.

Better Homes & Gardens: Deborah Read, Founder and President of ErgoFit Consulting, Inc., was recently interviewed by Better Homes & Gardens for an article on good posture --What is it? What are the risks of poor posture? How to achieve good posture? Look for the article to be published in the June, 2007 Issue!

CBS Radio: Interviewed by Beth Ann McBride on CBS Radio in North Carolina, WSJS, June 16, 2006 for a live radio chat about aches and pains in the office and 4 of my top 5 list of "Most Egregious Ergonomic Crimes".

EWeek: Interviewed for “The Perils of PC Posture” June 1, 2006 online magazine. Read it at http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1759,1970696,00.asp

ivillage: Interviewed for "How Good is Your Posture" May 2005.

Q13 Fox News: Interviewed on the late news cast November 2003 to discuss election results of I-841.

ErgoWeb: "Painless Gardening Seem Like an Oxymoron? Try Ergonomics" Read it online at: http://www.ergoweb.com/news/detail.cfm?id=982

Fire Chief Magazine: co-authored “Fitting Tasks: Ergonomic design can make living and working in your fire station less painful”, November 2003.

Northwest Landscape Professional: authored “Ergonomic Injury Prevention”, August 2003.

The Ergonomics Report: Interviewed for “Backyard Ergonomics” July 2003.

Ergonomics Today: Interviewed for “Yard Work Tops List of Biggest Pain In Spring”, June 2003 online magazine. Read it at: http://www.ergoweb.com/news/detail.cfm?id=748Health & Safety article by Deborah Read. Read it online!

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'The Ergonomic Journey'

Ergonomics & Endoscopy

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Do you know what the practice of endoscopy is?   

An endoscopy procedure is performed to visually exam the inside of your digestive system e.g. esophagus, intestines and colon; the most common procedures are a colonoscopy and an upper endoscopy.

 

But did you know that practitioners of endoscopy often experience musculoskeletal pain and injury associated with awkward postures and the practitioner / endoscope interface required during endoscopic procedures?