*  Supine position
Tuomilehto, Henri; Seppä, Juha; Partinen, Markku; Uusitupa, Matti (2009-07-01). "Avoiding the Supine Posture during Sleep for ...
*  Posture
... or posturing may refer to: Good posture or neutral spine Abnormal posturing, in neurotrauma Human position Poor posture ... Posturography, in neurology Posture (psychology) Political posturing. ...
*  Application posture
"The Posture of Portals". sapdesignguild.org. O Moravcik; D Petrik; T Skripcak; P Schreiber. "Elements of the Modern Application ... The term application posture characterizes the nature of a software application's interaction with its user. The term was ... Cooper defined transient applications thus: 'A transient posture program comes and goes, presenting a single, high-relief ... coined by Alan Cooper, who characterized four 'postures' for applications: sovereign, transient, daemonic and parasitic. A ...
*  Poor posture
There are numerous risks associated with poor posture. Poor posture can impede the ability of the lungs to expand. Posture, ... Poor posture can result in short term but more likely long term pain or damage. Poor posture can present in several ways: It ... Poor posture is also a main risk factor in many injuries. Many athletic injuries are the result of poor posture. For example, ... Posture is somewhat of a precision based practice. If one is not in correct alignment, poor posture is the consequence. If not ...
*  Orthograde posture
For mammals that exhibit orthograde posture, the scapula is more dorsally placed than in animals with a pronograde posture. The ... This upright locomotion is called "orthograde posture". Orthograde posture in humans was made possible through millions of ... This is because there is more of a need for the deltoid muscle in orthograde posture, due to the availability of resource ... The earliest evidence of a hominid exhibiting skeletal morphology capable of achieving orthograde posture dates to 9.5 million ...
*  Posture collar
... s help in maintaining posture, keeping the chin high and the neck extended. Posture collars typically flare ... A special type of posture collar is a neck corset. "Risks of Posture Collars" Livestrong.com, retrieved 21 July, 2012 ... A posture collar is a rigid collar used in BDSM and fetish play that is wide enough to restrict movement of the neck. ... Posture collars may be decorated, and may include other bondage elements such as locking closures, decorative spikes or D-rings ...
*  Posture (psychology)
Open posture is a posture in which the vulnerable parts of the body are exposed. The head is raised, the shirt may be ... Closed posture is a posture in which parts of the body most susceptible to trauma are obscured. These body parts are: throat, ... Open posture is often perceived as communicating a friendly and positive attitude. In an open posture the feet are spread and ... Closed and open posture also apply when seated. Crossed legs and arms can signal closed posture. As stated before, leaning ...
*  Obelisk posture
The obelisk posture is a handstand-like position that some dragonflies and damselflies assume to prevent overheating on sunny ... The obelisk posture has been observed in about 30 species in the Demoiselle, Clubtail, and Skimmer families. All are "perchers ... For instance, male Blue Dashers (Pachydiplax longipennis) assume an obelisk-like posture while guarding their territories or ... although this can resemble the obelisk posture, the purpose is opposite. Corbet, 285-287. Clifford, 192-193. May, 5-7. Corbet, ...
*  Seventh Posture
The Seventh Posture of Sir Richard Francis Burton's translation of The Perfumed Garden is a sex position. The receiving partner ...
*  Crab (posture)
ISBN 978-0-7360-4789-0 http://www.yogabasics.com/asana/crab-pose/ Crab posture on yogabasics.com] Yoga Gallery, BBC North ...
*  Nuclear Posture Review
The official 2010 Nuclear Posture Review The unclassified briefing Nuclear Posture Review Report a leak of Excerpts from the ... The Nuclear Posture Review is a process "to determine what the role of nuclear weapons in U.S. security strategy should be." ... The 2002 Nuclear Posture Review also included components requiring the "Pentagon to draft contingency plans for the use of ... As part of the implementation of the 2010 Nuclear Posture Review, the U.S. Government is reviewing its nuclear deterrence ...
*  Sauropod neck posture
... is a subject occasionally debated among scientists, who consider either a horizontal, or upright posture ... compared the neck posture of sauropods to that of extant reptiles, finding the habitual pose of different sauropods to be quite ... The previous upright posture of sauropod necks would require great blood pressure and a strong heart. One 2000 study conducted ... Another, more widely supported hypothesis about sauropod neck posture is that the necks were held at an incline, but not as ...
*  Forward head posture
This posture is sometimes called "Scholar's Neck", "Wearsie Neck", "iHunch" or "Reading Neck." It is a posture problem that is ... Forward head posture (FHP) is the anterior positioning of the cervical spine. ... 3. The Forward Head Posture Blog by Jivan Chakra Foundation. ...
*  Neutral body posture
The neutral body posture (NBP) is the posture the human body naturally assumes in microgravity. Adopting any other posture ... In general, three main postures were exhibited by the crew as a whole. These constituted (1) an almost standing posture, (2) a ... an elongated posture with a straight neck. Differences in posture exhibited in this study could be a result of the athletic ... Evaluation of Neutral Body Posture on Shuttle Mission STS-57 (SPACEHAB-1)" (PDF). NASA. Fetal position. ...
*  American Posture League
The American Posture League of the United States was established and initially funded by educator Jessie H. Bancroft, Henry ... The idea of the league was to combine scientific research with business: based on research in posture, they gave ... George J. Fisher, "The American Posture League", "The Journal of Health and Physical Education", Volume 6, Issue 8, 1935, doi: ... To the latter end, the Posture Standards Company was formed, to keep business separate from science, since the ...
*  Cortical control of posture
Gait and Posture, 18,29-34) Pellecchia, G.L. (2005).Dual task training reduces impact of cognitive task on postural sway. ... Postural control refers to the maintenance of body posture in space. Central nervous system interprets the sensory inputs to ... Dual task which involves performance of primary postural task (maintenance of a specific static or dynamic posture) and a ... Lancet, 211(53), 1-536 Diener, H. C., Dichgans, J., Bootz, F., & Bacher, M. (1984). Early stabilization of human posture after ...
*  Ivy League nude posture photos
The pictures at first were taken to study posture. Later they were made by a researcher examining what he believed to be a ... The Ivy League nude posture photos were taken in the 1940s through the 1970s of all incoming freshmen at certain Ivy League and ... Ron Rosenbaum (1995-01-15). "The Great Ivy League Nude Posture Photo Scandal". New York Times. Retrieved 2008-03-11. Shocking, ...
*  Abnormal posturing
A patient with decorticate posturing may begin to show decerebrate posturing, or may go from one form of posturing to the other ... Three types of abnormal posturing are decorticate posturing, with the arms flexed over the chest; decerebrate posturing, with ... The posturing may also occur without a stimulus.[not in citation given] Since posturing is an important indicator of the amount ... While decorticate posturing is still an ominous sign of severe brain damage, decerebrate posturing is usually indicative of ...
*  Greener Postures
... was Snakefinger's second full-length album, released by Ralph Records in 1980. The record is co-produced with ...
*  Defecation postures
Humans use one of two types of defecation postures to defecate: squatting, or sitting. People use the squatting postures when ... In general, the preferred posture is largely a cultural decision. However, people need to adapt their defecation posture to the ... The sitting posture on the other hand is used in toilets that have a pedestal or "throne", where users generally lean forward ... The sitting defecation posture involves sitting with hips and knees at approximately right angles, as on a chair. So-called " ...
*  Meditative postures
Various meditative postures have been used in meditation. Sitting, supine, and standing postures are used. The bodily positions ... Often this posture is explained as a way of encouraging the circulation of what some call "spiritual energy," the "vital breath ... Cross-legged postures, especially those such as the full-lotus, may be difficult due to a lack of familiarization. Most ... It is said that one's meditation will not be as good if one's posture is not so good. In various traditions people meditate by ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Fitness: Posture
An analysis of postural problem caused by most chairs and how better chair design can help. ...
*  Simona Castricum
"Interview with Girls Who Smoke Poke, Melbourne-based Record Label that supports LGBTQI musicians". Posture. Retrieved 6 August ...
*  Gordon's functional health patterns
Posture. Absent body part. Range of motion (ROM) joints. Hand grip - can pick up pencil? Respiration. Blood pressure. General ... Body posture. Client nervous (5) or relaxed (1) (rate scale 1-5) Client assertive (5) or passive (1) (rate scale 1-5) History ( ...
*  Fall prevention
... posture. 48: 177-182. CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Lord, Stephen R., et al. Falls in Older People: Risk ... Posture. 50: 102-108. doi:10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.08.020. CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Catalá M. M., Woitalla ...