• In the January 1999 issue of Vegetarian Times , Karin Sullivan in her article "Perfect Posture" states, "Someone with collapsed or withdrawn body posture doesn't invite the same kind of interaction [as someone with good posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • The discreet trainer attaches to your upper back* and alerts you with a gentle vibration when you're slouching-training you to achieve and maintain perfect posture. (apple.com)
  • Even if you're using perfect posture while sitting in the best chair in the world (and it's debatable whether there is such a thing ), you need to stand up and stretch, walk around, do a little exercise, or just stand there for a few minutes. (wikihow.com)
  • If you pile the pillows high when sleeping, for example, this may lead to excess stretching of the extensors in the neck, possibly contributing to a forward head posture. (lifehacker.com)
  • Influence of body posture on intestinal transit of gas. (discovermagazine.com)
  • BACKGROUND: Patients describe that body posture may affect their abdominal bloating, distension, and flatulence, but whether changes in position have objectively demonstrable effects, either beneficial or deleterious, has not been investigated. (discovermagazine.com)
  • Due to the variety of body types, incorrect posture differs from person to person. (wikipedia.org)
  • And a bonus Yoga posture to keep the whole body healthy and flexible always. (lulu.com)
  • This workout will focus its attention on realigning the joints in the body to help improve posture and bring ease and comfort to the body. (youtube.com)
  • A person can also have decorticate posture on one side of the body and decerebrate posture on the other side. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Is the body posturing always the same? (medlineplus.gov)
  • Posture is how you hold your body. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The posturing may occur on one or both sides of the body. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Is the body posture always the same? (medlineplus.gov)
  • That may sound like a bunch of Internet quackery, but there's now some empirical evidence for the claim that defecation posture affects your body. (slate.com)
  • Body posture is key to looking and sounding your best on a video conference meeting. (lynda.com)
  • Get body language, posture, and wardrobe tips to make a powerful impression. (lynda.com)
  • If the correct posture has been assumed, the body will be stable yet relaxed, so that it is easily possible to remain completely still, without moving a muscle. (yogananda-srf.org)
  • To meditate in a strained posture keeps the mind on the discomfort of the body. (yogananda-srf.org)
  • The proper bodily posture, one which produces calmness in body and mind, is necessary to help the yogi shift his mind from matter to Spirit. (yogananda-srf.org)
  • This type of patients need special attention from caretaker to regularly change the posture of the patient in order to prevent symptom named bed sore or pressure sore which will happen when the weight of the patient is applied to some points of the body too long which leads to injury to that certain points of the body. (springer.com)
  • In ideal posture, everything is lined up -- from the top of your head to the toes of your feet -- so that you're not having to resist gravity in a way that exhausts the body," Breibart tells WebMD. (webmd.com)
  • This function predicts body posture from hip-worn ActiGraph wGT3X-BT accelerometer raw data recorded at 30 Hz. (mathworks.com)
  • The Function "LoadCSVandPredictPosture.m" loads the ActiGraph raw data as exported with ActiLife (.csv) and uses the "PosturePredictionModel" to predict body posture on a minute by minute level. (mathworks.com)
  • Abnormal posturing refers to rigid body movements and chronic abnormal positions of the body. (healthline.com)
  • Decorticate posture is characterized by a stiff body, straight legs, and clenched fists. (healthline.com)
  • Based on previous research, adopting a powerful, expansive posture rather than constricting your body, may also lead to elevated testosterone, which is associated with increased pain tolerance, and decreased cortisol, which may make the experience less stressful. (scienceblog.com)
  • The results show how our body posture can affect not only what others think about us, but also how we think about ourselves, said Richard Petty, co-author of the study and professor of psychology at the university. (massagemag.com)
  • Kinematic analysis revealed that they select specific support surfaces and movements that, for their body design and postures, maximize lateral stability and minimize the chances of falling. (springer.com)
  • When standing uncomfortably, the person starts to slouch, and eventually they end up hurting their body posture. (buzzfeed.com)
  • Psychological studies have also demonstrated the effects of body posture on emotions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the second method, participants are told to assume a certain body posture and then must complete a survey on their current affective state. (wikipedia.org)
  • In humans, one of the means of communication is the posture of the body, in addition to facial expressions, personal distances, gestures and body movements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Closed posture is a posture in which parts of the body most susceptible to trauma are obscured. (wikipedia.org)
  • Open posture is a posture in which the vulnerable parts of the body are exposed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The neutral body posture (NBP) is the posture the human body naturally assumes in microgravity. (wikipedia.org)
  • NASA TM-2003-104805: Evaluation of Neutral Body Posture on Shuttle Mission STS-57 (SPACEHAB-1)" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • not in citation given] Posturing due to stroke usually only occurs on one side of the body and may also be referred to as spastic hemiplegia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The human body is not well adapted for long hours spent sitting in a restrictive or constrained posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, many wheelchair users are positioned in wheelchairs or other adaptive seating devices that result in a static body posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children and adults in wheelchairs or seating devices that are rigid and/or semi-reclined can require significant physical effort to change their body posture on their own. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, for wheelchair users, this static body posture may not only lead to physical strain, discomfort, and health issues, but can also interfere with performance of functional movement tasks. (wikipedia.org)
  • The forearm is longer than any previously known from a titanosaur, and it is only shorter than the long forearms of brachiosaurids, which had a more inclined body posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • All titanosaurs had what is called wide-gauge posture, a relative term to describe a stance in which the feet fell apart from the body midline. (wikipedia.org)
  • While tachi (pronounced dachi when used in a compound) refers to the position of the body from the waist down, kamae refers to the posture of the entire body, as well as encompassing one's mental posture (i.e., one's attitude). (wikipedia.org)
  • Srisrisawang N., Narupiyakul L. (2019) Sleep Posture Recognition for Bedridden Patient. (springer.com)
  • Internet-Draft Endpoint Posture Collection Profile November 2019 the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as described in the Simplified BSD License. (ietf.org)
  • Internet-Draft Endpoint Posture Collection Profile November 2019 4.3.1 . (ietf.org)
  • They learn fingering and instrumental technique, they learn how to read music, and they learn basic postures that will establish their physical approach to playing for years to come. (bellaonline.com)
  • The basic postures required to play will frequently place the limbs in positions that are not optimum. (bellaonline.com)
  • As one of the most basic postures, jōdan-no-kamae is common to virtually all schools of kenjutsu. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of this document is to help practitioners assess working posture for the prevention and control of occupational musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). (cdc.gov)
  • These seated yoga exercises are meant to reduce the harmful effect that sitting has on your posture. (lulu.com)
  • After learning these easy-to-do yoga posture, Sitting can become an active, healthy part of your day. (lulu.com)
  • This is the first comprehensive guide for yoga teachers and yoga students providing all the details on how to adjust or assist someone while they are performing a yoga posture. (trafford.com)
  • Yoga Posture Adjustments and Assisting: An Insightful Guide for Yoga Teachers and Students demonstrates and explains adjusting techniques for over 65 postures and contains over 200 photos. (trafford.com)
  • Yoga and stretching also are applicable as a means of developing the flexibility needed for the cross-legged postures. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hatha Yoga Pradipika asks, When siddhaasana is mastered, of what use are the various other postures? (wikipedia.org)
  • This article describes what a red team is, who would benefit from these assessments, what the deliverables from such an assessment are and how they are designed to help organizations improve their post-assessment posture. (techtarget.com)
  • What is Security Posture? (techtarget.com)
  • Security posture refers to an organization's overall cybersecurity strength and how well it can predict, prevent and respond to ever-changing cyberthreats. (techtarget.com)
  • An organization's security posture comprises its networks, information security, network security, data security and internet security, as well as penetration testing ( pen testing ), vendor risk management, vulnerability management, data breach prevention, security awareness training for employees to prevent social engineering attacks, and other security controls. (techtarget.com)
  • A company's security posture, however, isn't static. (techtarget.com)
  • As such, enterprises are transitioning from fragmented tools and outdated security strategies to an end-to-end security posture that can protect against these new threats and vulnerabilities. (techtarget.com)
  • A strong security posture aims to protect organizations against cybersecurity threats by detecting and preventing malware intrusions and data breaches, as well as preventing the theft of intellectual property (IP). (techtarget.com)
  • In addition, implementing firewalls , antivirus and antimalware tools as part of a strong security posture can help a company deter cyberattacks by making it more difficult for cybercriminals to break into its network and steal sensitive information. (techtarget.com)
  • Implementing antiphishing and email security tools as part of a comprehensive security posture can help a company stop spam from making its way to users' inboxes. (techtarget.com)
  • Conducting a security posture assessment enables organizations to understand where they stand in their cybersecurity journeys. (techtarget.com)
  • It uses a Virtual Security Posture Dashboard to give snapshots of an organisation's security and compliance status so potential problems can be identified quickly and appropriate action taken to solve them. (theregister.co.uk)
  • In addition to clinical applications, pedobarography continues to be used in the laboratory to understand the mechanisms governing human gait and posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Posture as information about the current state of a person's emotions and attitudes should be analyzed in the context of other messages, both verbal and nonverbal as well as that person's cultural and social norms. (wikipedia.org)
  • While isolated gestures and certain postures might have some social or cultural significance in a specific context, PGMʼs have the potential to transcend cultural and social specificity, revealing a person's underlying, core motivations in decision-making. (wikipedia.org)
  • The right shoulder maintains a substantially opposite posture. (bellaonline.com)
  • This posture, known commonly as "Plow," is excellent for relieving back and shoulder tightness, relieving menopausal discomfort and stimulating the thyroid and parathyroid glands. (massagemag.com)
  • In abnormal posturing, however, the muscle groups fail to offer resistance when a muscle contracts. (healthline.com)
  • This is because there is more of a need for the deltoid muscle in orthograde posture, due to the availability of resource manipulation by the freeing up of hands. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a posture problem that is caused by several factors including sleeping with the head elevated too high, extended use of computers and cellphones, lack of developed back muscle strength and lack of nutrients such as calcium. (wikipedia.org)
  • The muscle exertion required to maintain an aligned standing posture is crucial but minimal. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1908, Rudolf Magnus worked on the physiology of posture and muscle tension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Weak muscle structure or posture in the back is the second leading cause of disability in the United States, with lost wage expenditure averaging $850 billion per annum according to the Huffington Post. (wikipedia.org)
  • IAST: Bhekāsana), or Frog posture is an asana. (wikipedia.org)
  • The name comes from the Sanskrit words Bheka (भेका, bheka) meaning "frog", and asana (आसन) meaning "posture" since the asana resembles a frog. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, people need to adapt their defecation posture to the toilet type available to them, e.g. while travelling or if moving to another country. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sitting defecation posture involves sitting with hips and knees at approximately right angles, as on a chair. (wikipedia.org)
  • The squatting defecation posture involves squatting, or crouching. (wikipedia.org)
  • People who are not used to squat toilets, as well as overweight people, people with disabilities, and elderly people tend to find squatting as a defecation posture difficult, and may therefore prefer sitting. (wikipedia.org)
  • When in training mode, the Go will vibrate if you lean forward too much, lightly nudging you to straighten your back and correct your posture. (engadget.com)
  • Huang W, Wai AAP, Foo SF et al (2010) Multimodal sleeping posture classification. (springer.com)
  • Not only will you not reap the full benefits of working out on an elliptical machine with bad posture, you may suffer pain and stiffness later. (livestrong.com)
  • These chairs are uniquely designed to keep the user's posture straight just as they are standing, but, these chairs provide comfort at the same time. (buzzfeed.com)
  • Professional musicians not only hold these postures while on stage performing, but through extended periods off stage often 8 hours or more of daily practice. (bellaonline.com)
  • Therefore, the deacon basically follows the universal practice even though there is a legitimate variation of posture for the people in the United States. (zenit.org)
  • The Nuclear Posture Review enshrines nuclear disarmament as a real goal for U.S. nuclear weapons policy for the first time. (fas.org)
  • For the first time since the end of the Cold War, the United States has published a Nuclear Posture Review report. (fas.org)
  • As such, the new NPR is more a nuclear policy review than a nuclear posture review. (fas.org)
  • At the same time, the new NPR comes across as a surprisingly cautious document that recommends curtailing the U.S. nuclear posture further in the future but for now preserves many of the key nuclear weapons force structure and policy elements of the previous administration. (fas.org)
  • In the end, however, the NPR illustrates that proliferation is a side-chapter for the sizing and characteristics of the U.S. nuclear posture, which continues to be dominated by planning against Russia and China. (fas.org)
  • The Nuclear Posture Review was a year in the making and breaks from previous reports. (npr.org)
  • The administration yesterday unveiled plans to revamp America's nuclear posture. (npr.org)
  • MICHELE KELEMEN: Defense Secretary Robert Gates says the Nuclear Posture Review released yesterday is a break from the past and a roadmap to implement President Obama's agenda. (npr.org)
  • The Nuclear Posture Review makes clear that the U.S. will not develop new nuclear weapons. (npr.org)
  • Why Did the Nuclear Posture Review Bomb? (prospect.org)
  • On Tuesday, the Department of Defense released the Nuclear Posture Review (NPR), setting forth the government's position on the procurement and use of nuclear weapons. (prospect.org)
  • The Nuclear Posture Review is a process "to determine what the role of nuclear weapons in U.S. security strategy should be. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2002 Nuclear Posture Review also included components requiring the "Pentagon to draft contingency plans for the use of nuclear weapons against at least seven countries, naming not only Russia and the "axis of evil"-Iraq, Iran, and North Korea-but also China, Libya and Syria. (wikipedia.org)
  • President Barack Obama's 2010 Nuclear Posture Review was preceded by high expectations because of his 2009 speech in Prague, Czech Republic where he prominently outlined a vision of a world without nuclear weapons. (wikipedia.org)
  • As part of the implementation of the 2010 Nuclear Posture Review, the U.S. Government is reviewing its nuclear deterrence requirements and nuclear plans to ensure that they are aligned to address today's threats. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern-day squat evangelists make money off the claim that a "more natural" posture wards off all sorts of health problems, from Crohn's disease to colon cancer. (slate.com)
  • In the companion coaching app, there is a calibration section that allows you to set ALEX to your own natural posture. (kickstarter.com)
  • Kathleen Porter, author of Natural Posture for Pain Free Living , is an expert in teaching the principles of posture, and she believes the majority of pain experienced in the world is posture related. (mercola.com)
  • According to a study by Scott Wiltermuth, assistant professor of management organization at the USC Marshall School of Business, and Vanessa K. Bohns, postdoctoral fellow at the J.L. Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, adopting dominant versus submissive postures actually decreases your sensitivity to pain. (scienceblog.com)
  • Static posture is how you hold yourself when you are not moving, like when you are sitting, standing, or sleeping. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Other entrepreneurs peddle similar products, like the In-Lieu , the Lillipad , the Evaco toilet converter , and, for those who don't like explaining their squat platform to house guests, a $688 Singaporean toilet that lets users switch among different squatting and sitting postures, from the "East Asian squat" to the "aft sit. (slate.com)
  • Posture is the way in which you hold yourself while sitting, standing, and lying down. (wikihow.com)
  • If your posture isn't the best, there are a few techniques you can try to get yourself in the habit of standing and sitting up straight. (wikihow.com)
  • For help improving your posture when you're sitting and driving, scroll down! (wikihow.com)
  • But sitting down again, my posture gets thrown back out. (dailystrength.org)
  • This gives real-time feedback on working posture, as they contrast the photo of their current sitting style with the photo of themselves sitting in the recommended ergonomically correct position they were taught at the beginning of the experiment. (jpost.com)
  • Sitting, supine, and standing postures are used. (wikipedia.org)
  • Humans use one of two types of defecation postures to defecate: squatting, or sitting. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sitting posture on the other hand is used in toilets that have a pedestal or "throne", where users generally lean forward or sit at 90-degrees to a toilet seat. (wikipedia.org)
  • So-called "Western-style" flush toilets and also many types of dry toilets are designed to be used in a sitting posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • She is in sitting posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • 6 . The method of claim 1 , wherein receiving information identifying the occurrence of the posture state comprises receiving input from a user indicating the occurrence of the posture state. (google.com.au)
  • How can posture affect my health? (medlineplus.gov)
  • How bathroom posture affects your health. (slate.com)
  • Now, especially, when so many of us sit at a desk all day, it's important to follow these basic guidelines, both for your posture and for your health. (wikihow.com)
  • For people who suffer from certain health conditions, posture takes on special significance. (webmd.com)
  • In any case, improving slouchy posture may have other health benefits. (psychologytoday.com)
  • Allowing too many people to modify hardware and operating system (OS) settings can be disastrous to companies' security postures. (techtarget.com)
  • But would a simple change in posture have any impact on people with depression? (psychologytoday.com)
  • Researchers found that people who were told to sit up straight were more likely to believe thoughts they wrote down while in that posture concerning whether they were qualified for a job, according to a press release from Ohio State University . (massagemag.com)
  • A common posture problem arises in people who sit at a desk for most of the day or who spend a lot of time looking down at a smartphone, notes NHS Choices. (reference.com)
  • People use the squatting postures when using squat toilets or when defecating in the open in the absence of toilets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Yousefi R, Ostadabbas S, Faezipour M et al (2011) Bed posture classification for pressure ulcer prevention. (springer.com)
  • Posture classification by systematic observation of a worker is commonly used in research and by practitioners, such as ergonomists, industrial hygienists, and safety professionals, to help inform job design decisions and establish safe work limits to reduce MSD injury risk in the workplace. (cdc.gov)
  • These studies have evaluated how much time it takes observers to classify specific trunk and upper limb postures, how frequently observers are likely to make posture classification errors, and the magnitude of these errors. (cdc.gov)
  • We propose an intelligent system that features lying posture classification with pressure hot spots identification based on interface pressure measurements to possibly identify potential pressure ulcer risk and to provide effective preventive measures. (hindawi.com)
  • applying a supervised machine learning technique to define a classification boundary based on the first and second values of the characteristics of the signal, wherein a medical device utilizes the classification boundary to classify a subsequently sensed signal of the patient as indicative of the posture state. (google.com.au)