Standing Desk

Texas A&M faculty-led company acquired by Varidesk

June 6, 2018
Research-based student desk designs impacted children’s health and classroom management

Texas A&M start-up company showcases standing desks on national stage

November 17, 2017
Stand-biased desks featured at industry event in Washington D.C.

Creating the optimal workplace environment

October 19, 2017
Being comfortable at your workspace is key to your efficiency

Is sitting really ‘the new smoking?’

August 22, 2017
It’s not that simple

Desks join the internet of things

February 7, 2017
How furniture can make people more active and give researchers a better idea of how to encourage activity

Standing desks lead to improved BMI in children, research shows

August 23, 2016
In landmark study, desks that encourage elementary school-age children to stand during class are shown to cut down on obesity, lower BMI trajectory

Boosting productivity at work may be simple: Stand up

May 25, 2016
Research shows 46 percent increase in workplace productivity with use of standing desks

The hidden (and the not-so-hidden) costs of obesity

May 19, 2016
Think of what else we could do with $270 billion, if we weren’t spending it on obesity-related costs

Health trackers of the future: Trends and technologies for monitoring health remotely

April 28, 2016
Various health monitoring devices can already be linked to electronic health records, and they will probably soon become accurate enough to have real clinical use