Why Standing Desks are a Healthy Choice

Office interiorResearch suggests that sitting at a desk all day long can increase the risk of serious health problems. The American Medical Association (AMA) recognizes that “there are potential risks of prolonged sitting” and encourages “efforts by employers, employees and others to make available alternatives such as standing workstations.”* However, standing all day can cause other problems, such as swelling and fatigue. WorkWise™ adjustable-height desks provide a better way to promote wellness and discourage harmful sedentary behavior. They allow office workers
to seamlessly alternate between sitting and standing throughout the workday, helping them moderate physical stresses and maintain a steady flow of energy, ideas and activity. [Read more…]