7 Reasons Why Government Workers Use Standing Desks

A recent Government Product News poll indicated that government works see value in standing desks and similar ergonomic office products. The poll showed that 53% of responded believed that standing desks boost productivity. Government institutions such as veterans’ offices, economic development administrations, federal and state government offices are leading the way in purchasing height-adjustable standing […]

How Atomic Habits Apply to using Standing Desks during Workday

In the book, Atomic Habits, author James Clear provides many great tips on setting habits that will help you live a better life. If a person has primarily works sitting down in a traditional chair, starting the habit of using a standing desk may be challenging to adjust to at first.  Let’s take a look […]

How long should I stand at my standing desk?

The benefits of using a standing desk have been widely documented. Not only in various research studies that measured specific benefits, but standing desk users have noticed benefits ranging from increased productivity to less neck pain, to even being more alert.   Sitting in Shortening your Life Most people would typically sit at their desks […]

Writing a Letter of Medical Necessity for an Ergonomic Standing Angle Chair

If you have a specific medical condition that requires the use of a specialty office chair, such as a standing angle chair, speak with your workplace’s benefits administrator to determine if all or a portion of the cost of the ergonomic chair may be eligible for coverage through your Flexible Savings Account (FSA) / Health […]

Famous People in Business who use Standing Desks Today

The use of standing desks is becoming more common with professionals in a variety of industries and job occupations.  From CEO’s to internet gurus, to administrative assistants and coders, people across the globe who would normally be sitting are starting to associate their workday with standing instead. Today, anyone that works at a desk and does […]

A Sample Letter of Medical Necessity for a Standing Desk

If you have a specific medical condition that requires the use of a standing desk, speak with your workplace’s benefits administrator to determine if all or a portion of the cost of a standing desk may be eligible for coverage through your Flexible Savings Account (FSA) / Health Spending Account (HSA) with appropriate documentation. Appropriate documentation […]

10 Health & Ergonomic Culprits to Fix in your Office Now

When you walk into your office, do you feel energized or drained?  What about after working from your desk for an hour or two, or for a day?  Here are some health and ergonomic problems that you may not realize are affecting your health or productivity.   Health & Ergonomic Culprits to Avoid   Bad […]

Chiropractor Recommends Height Adjustable Desk to Avoid Neck & Spinal Problems

The following is a guest post from Nick Anderson, Doctor of Chiropractic, and owner of Eagle Creek Wellness Center in Prior Lake, Minnesota. People are often surprised that the most frequent spinal injury that I see as a Chiropractor is not from trauma, but instead from working at a desk. It is common to see […]

What to look for in a Standing Angle Adjustable Chair

We are all familiar with the standard ergonomic office chair with lumbar, height adjustment, seatback adjustment, and so on.  But there are also office chairs designed to be used with a standing desk with an adjustable seat angle. Standing Angle Chairs can often be used in different ways than a standard chair, such as leaning or […]

7 Standing Desk Stretches to Keep your Workday Active

Working at a desk job and being in a stagnant sitting position for 40+ hours a week can be draining. Our bodies were meant to move and change positions.  At HealthPostures, we believe in sitting less and moving more, which is why we offer a full line of height-adjustable desks, sit-stand desks, desktop converters, and […]