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2010-11-20 00:00:48

International research is proving that daily walking, such as that provided by the TrekDesk treadmill desk, can improve health and reduce the risks of numerous health concerns. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 19, 2010 An extensive research review, published in the December issue of the International Journal of Clinical Practice, identified 24 physical and mental health conditions that could be prevented with regular moderate exercise, such as walking while working with a TrekDesk Treadmill...

2010-11-19 00:00:43

The burden of rising health care costs is shifting to Texas employees. TrekDesk offers a solution to restore health and reduce the impact of these rising medical costs. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 18, 2010 A survey of 2,800 Dallas, Texas employers from Mercer Consulting, released this week, revealed that 47% plan on shifting a greater percentage of health care costs to their employees. TrekDesk treadmill desks offer a unique solution proven to reduce the cost of health care: walking while...

2010-11-15 00:00:36

Joining a list of prominent national publications, U.S. News & World Report recognizes the health merits of the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk, citing it "a fitness splurge worth the money." Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 14, 2010 TrekDesk Treadmill Desk has been cited by U.S. News & World Report as a "fitness splurge worth the money", joining other leading national publications including Forbes, Fitness Magazine, American Fitness, and HR Magazine recognizing the health merits of TrekDesk....

2010-11-12 00:00:41

Moderate exercise such as walking boosts mood and its positive effects last up to 12 hours afterwards. TrekDesk allows individuals to walk their entire workday without leaving their desk. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 11, 2010 Two studies this month have reported dire statistics describing the mental health of most American adults. The National Institutes of Health reported that 9% suffer from depression and the American Psychological Association reported 75% are experiencing stress....

2010-10-31 00:12:58

Rutgers University adds to the growing list of prestigious US universities studying the myriad health benefits of walking with a TrekDesk Treadmill Desk. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) October 30, 2010 Rutgers University announced a new study this week analyzing the cognitive effects of walking while working with a TrekDesk Treadmill Desk; specifically its impact on productivity, concentration and attention span. The study, announced in the Daily Targum, a publication serving the Rutgers community,...

2010-10-30 00:00:46

Thin or fat, individuals who are sedentary through the day face the same risks of diseases that are crippling our nation. TrekDesk has launched a Movement Revolution designed to educate Americans out of their chairs. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) October 28, 2010 "Who would you believe is more likely to develop heart disease during their lifetime, someone height weight proportionate who exercises daily or an overweight, sedentary individual?" asks Steve Bordley, CEO of TrekDesk.com. The answer...

2010-10-30 00:00:38

Tips that most people would not think about in order to make their treadmill desk last. Memphis, TN (Vocus) October 29, 2010 Treadmill Doctor has released a blog post that provides many tips that most people would not think about in order to make their treadmill desk last. Exercising at a Treadmill Desk is a new concept where people exercise at a very low speed while they work in order to burn calories instead of sitting all day at a regular desk. This presents a problem in that this is...

2010-10-28 00:00:39

Scientists are re-writing the rules of exercise emphasizing continual movement throughout the day for optimum health versus 30 minutes in the gym. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) October 27, 2010 Athletes, gym rats, couch potatoes and office workers share something in common. They all suffer the same health risks if they are sedentary too much of the day according to research which is re-writing the guidelines and recommendations for physical fitness. The Surgeon General guidelines which were recently...

2010-10-27 10:00:59

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- We run to the store. We run to the bank. We run everywhere daily, but how about a marathon? Is running a marathon good for you or can it damage your heart? A team of researchers and runners from the Heart and Stroke Foundation are trying to answer the question of whether or not fitness level matters. They used a traditional test that uses data from an MRI to find out what is really going on in the marathoner's heart as the kilometers go up. They found that that the...

2010-10-27 00:00:00

Forbes Calls Arizona Entrepreneur's Product "One of the Best Workplace Luxuries Anywhere" Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) October 24, 2010 Forbes.com, spotlighting office innovations, has praised the Phoenix based TrekDesk Treadmill Desk as an invaluable product to restore health and lose weight touting it as "One of the Best Workplace Luxuries Available Anywhere." "We are pleased by Forbes recognition as to the tremendous health benefits attributable to walking and working with a TrekDesk. However...