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8 standing desks that will have you ditching your chair

01 August 2017

Woman at a desk.

Designs include full-size desks, desks that go from sitting to standing, compact desks, and even portable ones.

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This article discusses recent research in a school that shows the impact of standings desks on students body mass index (BMI).

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Characteristics of technological outcomes Use this and other examples to identify the physical attributes of technological
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Keywords: furniture, chairs, construction and mechanical technologies, characteristics of technological outcomes

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