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.
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.
TrekDesk Treadmill Desk is offering a random drawing among its Facebook members when it reaches the 12,000 milestone. There are only 750 more members to go.
In 2009 TrekDesk Treadmill Desks were viewed as a mere novelty within the context of employee wellness programs. Times have changed.
We always like to hear from our customers about their personal experiences using the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk. We recently heard from a Maine physician on our TrekDesk Facebook page touting the calorie burning benefits of TrekDesk.