Home & Garden Articles

Bliss Tree

Can This Crazy New Office Chair Cure Your ?Sitting Disease??

June 6, 2012

I don?t want to alarm you, but in case you haven?t heard by now, your conventional office chair is probably killing you as you read this. Sitting is so dangerous that one Mayo Clinic doctor calls its effects ? heart disease, diabetes, death ? ?sitting disease.? Standing burns three times as many calories as sitting, and extra gym time can?t make up for that. Your chair is a slow-moving death trap. But the increasingly popular standing desks aren?t for everyone. (Admit it: They sound kind of exhausting!) So one designer has come up with the contraption you see here: A standing desk fitted with a small tilted leather seat meant for leaning, not sitting or standing. More »

Post from: Blisstree

Read entire article on Bliss Tree
« Previous Article Next Article »

More From Home & Garden Articles

  • Would You Get An Addiction Vaccine To Stop Smoking?
  • Cancer Screening: Is It Better Not To Know?
  • Inappropriate Marijuana-Shaped Halloween Candy Hits The Streets
  • Best of Luxury

    Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
    View All Best of Luxury