Another Study Linking Cancers to Office Chairs

This is starting to sound like a broken record. Prolonged sitting at the office (or at home) is wreaking havoc on the health of employees worldwide. The solution is simple, get up and move. However many employers have not made the connection between rising health care costs and office environments. Yet another study about the increased risks of cancer due to prolonged sitting might get their attention.

Study Links Sedentary Office Work with Rising Rates of Obesity. TrekDesk Treadmill Desks Offer A Solution

Compiled research from the Universite de Montreal shows that individuals eat better and exercise more today than they did during the 1970’s, yet obesity rates continue to rise. What has changed? Researchers contend that we aren’t moving as much as we used to at the office.