Summary: The biggest threat to America’s security and economic well-being may come as a surprise to many. It is not terrorism, organized crime or the war on drugs. The nation’s current state of poor health represents the largest threat to future prosperity. Americans have the power to defeat this enemy within with a few simple changes to our work and school environments.
A study released last week found that women on average exercise 50% less than men. Startling survey results released this week shed light on why this might be. TrekDesk Treadmill Desks offer a valuable solution to women’s road blocks to exercise.
In a recent article entitled “The Cubicle Workout” Australia’s most read newspaper, the Sydney Herald, educated employees Down Under about how to workout at work. TrekDesk treadmill desks were featured as a unique innovation that could positively impact the dire health issues faced in Australia which are a direct result of inactivity at the office and at home. Australia has overweight/obesity rates similar to that found in the United States according to studies done by the World Health Organization. The affiliated health care costs are soaring out of control just as they are here.
TrekDesk treadmill desk was featured this week in St. Louis Today’s (the online version of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch) fitness section, focused on showing individuals how to workout at work and combat the ill effects of sitting at the office all day.
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.