America’s Obesity Epidemic Costs Double Previous Estimates

Summary:  In a startlingly new study released recently from Cornell University it was learned that obesity accounts for twice as much U.S. health care spending than previously believed. TrekDesk Treadmill Desks offer a unique solution to combat the link between sedentary lifestyles and obesity and believes movement can impact out of control health care costs.

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.