Combating Sedentary Lifestyles in Universities with Treadmill Desks and Bike Desks
A growing number of educators are moving towards a more active workplace through treadmill desk and bike desk implementation...Read full article
Sit Up and Take Notice: The Case for In-Office Active Workstations
The trend in corporate wellness programs is increasingly moving towards the implementation of active workstations such as treadmill desks and bike desks...Read full article
How Loud is a Treadmill Desk?
Are you considering a treadmill desk and find yourself asking the following questions?
How loud is a LifeSpan treadmill desk motor? Will it distract my coworkers?...
Setting Up Your Treadmill Desk With Proper Ergonomics
Discover the to best ergonomic way to stand at your desk to reduce stress and strain on the muscles, tendons, and skeletal system...Read full article
Health Risks of a Sedentary Lifestyle
Worldwide, it is estimated that a sedentary lifestyle is responsible for 6% of coronary heart disease cases, 7% of type 2 diabetes, 10% of breast cancer and 10% of colon cancer cases. In fact, it was recently reported that inactivity is responsible for more annual deaths than smoking...Read full article
Sitting All Day is Taking a Toll on Your Body
While sitting down all day may seem harmless, you may be surprised by the negative impact it has on your health. Negative effects such as an increased risk for type 2 diabetes, heart disease and certain cancers are all found to be associated with a sedentary lifestyle...Read full article
Increasing Your Productivity and Health in the Workplace
Studies now show that sitting for several hours a day puts a person's health at risk even if they engage in a regular exercise program...Read full article
University Wellness Programs Step Towards The Future
Learn how Universities such as Oklahoma State, Ohio State and Gannon are integrating treadmill desks into their wellness programs creating healthier campus environments....Read full article
A Good Thing Keeps on Getting Better
How businesses, government agencies, and schools have snatched up the walking-while-working idea...Read full article
LifeSpan Isn’t Taking Its Success Sitting Down
On the heels of a record-breaking year, the Salt Lake City-based company is primed for an historic 2015...Read full article
Get Up and Move!!
You would have to be living under a rock or in a cave not to know that living a sedentary lifestyle was bad for your health. But what exactly is a sedentary lifestyle?...Read full article