Standing Desks Might Be More Trendy Than They Are Healthy
Standing desk studies aren't designed well enough to tell if people are benefiting from the trendy workspaces, according to new analysis.By Samantha Crook | March 18, 2016
Take a seat, standing desk advocates: A new study says the desks might not be all they're hyped up to be.
"I would never wanna go back to just sitting at a regular desk in my life," a representative for The Human Solution said.
Researchers analyzed current studies on standing desks — along with active workstations like treadmill and pedaling desks— and determined they were insufficient in terms of sample size and long-term follow-up studies.