What Changed in 40 Years? Surprisingly, not our diets. Weight loss always focuses on the food yet Americans consume only 100 calories more now than during the 1960’s. Activity changed. We now burn 700 calories LESS than we did during that time period. That 800 calorie swing is equivalent to 1.6 lbs of weight gain a week!
The are a few treadmill desks on the market now ranging in price from $479 to as much as $6,500. Treadmill desks are in use at major corporations such as GlaxoSmithKline, Humana, Mutual of Omaha, and Best Buy. Why?