Norwegian Research Center Promotes the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk as a Way to Workout at Work
Employers worldwide are struggling with employee health costs caused by obesity related diseases. The major culprit? Many scientists believe it is the sedentary nature of the employeeâ€™s work environment. This past week TrekDesk was promoted as a novel way to workout at work by the Cardiac Exercise Research Group (CERG) at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) November 19, 2011
TrekDesk Treadmill Desks have been generating interest, sales and discussions around the world regarding the health risks created by sedentary office environments. This past week TrekDesk was promoted as a novel way to workout at work by the Cardiac Exercise Research Group (CERG) at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).
CERG promoted the use of the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk to employers, appealing to their focus on return on investment. â€œIntegrating exercise into the workplace could save money by reducing sick leave and improving morale.â€ They went on to focus on the primary interest of the Center: â€œExercise is a wonderful means of improving cardiac health, and with ischemic heart disease reaching epidemic levels, preventative measures are ever-important.â€
â€œTrekDeskâ€™s initial goal was to launch a â€˜Movement Revolutionâ€™ in America where we walk 30%-50% less than most developed countries, however it has been featured in books, magazines, newspapers and blogs worldwide,â€ stated Steve Bordley, CEO of TrekDesk Treadmill Desks. â€œThe message is clear, movement is critical to the health of all nations as their workforces become more sedentary.â€
Designed to fit any existing treadmill, TrekDesk treadmill desk is an affordable, full sized, height adjustable workstation that allows individuals the opportunity to gain the necessary amount of exercise daily to maintain health, prevent disease, strengthen muscles, boost mood and productivity, without requiring additional time during the day or extra motivation. Workout at work with TrekDesk. No sweat!
TrekDesk is currently available for sale online at TrekDesk.com for $479.00 including free shipping.
Join the TrekDesk â€œMovement Revolutionâ€ to learn more on TrekDeskâ€™s Facebook page.
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