Should you invest in standing desks?
Studies in America have found that standing up at your desk can increase your brain activity.
The International Journal of Environmental and Public Health recently published the results of Texas A&M’s School of Public Health study “Standing Up for Learning: A Pilot Investigation on the Neurocognitive Benefits of Stand-Biased School Desks”.
When discussing this report, Jason McCann, CEO of VARIDESK, told Officing Today; “We’ve all heard the phrase “thinking on your feet,” and Texas A&M just proved it’s true. Their study found that students using standing desks showed an increase in brain activity in the pre-frontal cortex. That means that both their problem-solving skills and working memory improved. It’s pretty amazing!”
Read the full article on OfficingToday.com.