Here are some facts about that culprit the chair!
Chairs with backs only became available to the affluent in Europe around the 13th century, and it was not until the 16th century that they became common.
Sitting at work is a recent fad, as well. In the 19th and early 20th centuries, office workers such as clerks, accountants and managers mostly stood. Sitting was equated with slacking…remember Scrooge’s Bob Cratchit!
So let’s get some good old fashioned virtues back in the modern day office…let’s start standing more and get healthy… iwantastandingdesk.com…the UK’s most forward thinking height adjustable desk company.