Improving the Health of Employees

Improving the Health of Employees

Posted by:    |    Saturday, December 3, 2011 7:00 am

Walking is clinically proven to prevent or mitigate the nation's major diseases such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease and even some forms of cancer. It has proved an effective measure in promoting weight loss, prevention, improving mental and physical health and clearly demonstrated the need for medical attention. Chained to desks to go, most Americans are far less than the recommended minimum guidelines of 10,000 steps per day for the Surgeon General (available in 3 hours at a treadmill desk) in September As a result, we have given a preponderance of the population with all the health concerns associated and $ 100 billion in annual health costs of obesity.

Read the rest of the article!

"I've been using the TreadDesk for quite some time now and I can't say enough good things about it! The tread itself is quiet, responsive, compact, and sturdy. Working while standing up and walking has been an easy adjustment, and my base speed has increased steadily. I'm a college professor, and have spent the last twenty years sitting at my desk. I set up my computer at my TreadDesk so that when I'm working on it I'm standing or walking. I really wish I had this arrangement from the very beginning. I can't imagine ever going back!"

Alison S. - Bloomington, IL