The Case for Standing Desks
I’ve been contemplating about ditching my high rise chair to strictly standing in order to remain somewhat physically “active” at work. According to Forbes
, recent studies have found that using a standing desk provides the brain with boost by increasing focus and memory.
Standing in intervals boosts metabolic metrics like calorie burn and blood flow–perhaps not significantly, and not as a replacement for exercise, but enough to make a small dent in the tyranny of the office chair.
If use a standing desk, do you feel a boost of brain activity and energy when standing?