Redesigned office chair encourages micro-exercise

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The number of hours office workers spend sitting in front of a computer isn't great for their health, and we have already seen ideas such as the Stir Kinetic Desk ensure users regularly stand during deskwork. Now the Buoy is another piece of furniture that replaces the office chair with a less stable — but just as functional — rocking stool, that encourages movement while working. Small movements throughout the day help to keep the body active, contribute to weight maintenance and can even help stimulate mental process. With this in mind, the Buoy is a cylindrical stool that is…

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