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Physiologists analyzing obesity, heart disease, and diabetes found that by simply sitting down you shut off the circulation of a fat-absorbing enzyme called lipase. When you stand, however, your muscles are engaged and lipase is distributed, which tells your body to go ahead and process fat and cholesterol. They also found that using tools like an adjustable height desk throughout the day provides some key standing desk benefits. Standing up uses blood glucose and may discourage the development of diabetes.
That's right -- the time you sit in your chair, the time you spent reading this, could be keeping your body's fat burning in park. More than 47 million adults in the United States have metabolic syndrome, which causes obesity, diabetes and heart disease—simply from sitting too much.
Experts recommend getting up and moving around as often as you can during the workday, but what about those hours you have to spend at your desk? That’s where the Xdesk adjustable height desk comes in. Standing up for just 5-10 minutes every hour can reduce fatigue, reduce the risk of major diseases, and even prolong your life, with a simple touch of the height adjustable controller on a Xdesk.