Obesity is the leading cause of one our country's greatest ailments, Type 2 Diabetes. In one study, people at high risk of diabetes decreased their risk 50% with consistent (daily) exercise like walking , combined with lower dietary fat intake and a 5%- 7% weight loss.

That is powerful information and illustrates that consistent daily use of a treadmill desk such as the TrekDesk can extend life and defend against the development of serious illness.

There is further research that illustrates a combination of weight loss, diet, and walking can in some instances reverse the onset of diabetes.