Category Archives: Standing desk

Weekend Link Roundup

It’s not just how many calories, but what kind, study finds – Kudos to the LA Times for printing this article that challenges the “calories in, calories out” idea. From the article: “the subjects burned more than 300 additional calories on average … Continue reading

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Morning Links

Primal/Paleo gurus Mark Sisson and Robb Wolf go head-to-head. The Spokesman-Review says that sitting can be extra harmful to women. David continues to kick butt — he has his first day without medication! Courageous Mind is two weeks into his month-long primal challenge. Jenny is Running for … Continue reading

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Standing desk

After reading Antonie’s post, I was inspired to give a standing desk a try. It is definitely not as fancy as her iMac on a bookshelf. Here is a picture of my jerry-built desk:This is only day two, but I … Continue reading

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Your Chair is Killing You!

Several articles have come out recently talking about the dangers of sitting.  This one (long, but read until the end!) talks about famous old dead people who have had a standing desk and concludes with the health benefits from not sitting … Continue reading

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