Miscellaneous observations from an educational communicator’s perspective

Stand up and deliver Sitting? You might want to stand up for this news. Apparently, sitting all day can significantly shorten your life span and increase your risk for heart disease. What’s a desk worker to do? Enter stand-up desks. This new-fangled furniture allows you to work at your computer while standing. But wait … can’t standing all day result in foot pain, varicose veins, and poor circulation? Perhaps a combination of sitting and standing is key.

Contributed by Jenny