Monday, November 19, 2012

Computer Desk of the Week: A Treadmill Desk

This is a little less cool Computer Desk of the Week (CDotW), than a health and nerd level detail based desk.

The pictures in article linked above come from SALO,, a company that participated in a study done my Mayo Clinic.

The Treadmill Desk was conceived by James A. Levine, M.D., Ph.D. a doctor with May Clinic,  Youtube presentation by Doctor Levine below.

Keyword or Key Terms:  Magic Underwear,  NEAT, Gruve

Non-exercise Activity Thermogenesis  (NEAT) [Thermogenesis=body generating heat]

There are also, snippet from,
  • "Exercise-associated thermogenesis (EAT)"
  • "Non-exercise activity thermogenesis (NEAT)"
  • "Diet-induced thermogenesis (DIT)"

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