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  • perfect posture
  • 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)
  • spinal
  • When the devotee is seeking to direct his mind and life force upward through the cerebrospinal axis to the centers of higher consciousness in the brain, he should avoid stricture or pinching of the spinal nerves caused by improper posture. (yogananda-srf.org)
  • The type of posturing you experience will depend on the specific area of the brain or spinal cord that was affected. (healthline.com)
  • Poor posture can result in spinal and joint dysfunction as a result of muscle changes. (wikipedia.org)
  • infants
  • not in citation given] Since posturing is an important indicator of the amount of damage that has occurred to the brain, it is used by medical professionals to measure the severity of a coma with the Glasgow Coma Scale (for adults) and the Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale (for infants). (wikipedia.org)
  • squat
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • People use the squatting postures when using squat toilets or when defecating in the open in the absence of toilets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Squat toilets are designed to facilitate this posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • skeletal
  • The earliest evidence of a hominid exhibiting skeletal morphology capable of achieving orthograde posture dates to 9.5 million years ago, with the discovery of a Miocene ape, Dryopithecus in Can Llobateres, Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • postural
  • Postural control is defined as achievement, maintenance or regulation of balance during any static posture or dynamic activity for the regulation of stability and orientation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dual task which involves performance of primary postural task (maintenance of a specific static or dynamic posture) and a secondary task (focal task involving use of the working memory) concurrently. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Crane's research seeks to quantify sitting posture for people who use wheelchairs and prevent pressure ulcers and improve technology for wheelchair users. (hartford.edu)
  • bend
  • In a squatting posture, the bend straightens out, like a kink ringed out of a garden hose, and defecation becomes easier. (slate.com)
  • Sitting
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • involves
  • The first method involves the participant viewing videotaped actors performing certain actions and the second method involves having the participant sit in a certain posture and then self-reporting their emotions. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • If these techniques aren't helping, order a posture corrector for your back online and wear it daily to help with your posture. (wikihow.com)
  • If you don't want to tape your back you can also try a posture corrector,you can buy these pretty cheap from Amazon. (wikihow.com)
  • Bad posture might trigger back pain. (livestrong.com)
  • Back pain isn't the only sign of questionable back posture. (livestrong.com)
  • 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)
  • different
  • There are different factors which can impact on posture and they include occupational activities and biomechanical factors such as force and repetition. (wikipedia.org)
  • periods
  • 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)
  • person
  • Posture can signal both the enduring characteristics of a person (character, temperament, etc.), and his or her current emotions and attitudes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clothing may also signal closed posture: a buttoned suit, or a handbag or briefcase held in front of the person. (wikipedia.org)
  • widely
  • Posture collars typically flare widely at the front to reach from the chin to the collarbone, preventing the wearer from hanging their head or looking downward. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Posture collars may be decorated, and may include other bondage elements such as locking closures, decorative spikes or D-rings for attaching other restraints. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other methods include using neuroscience techniques, such as fMRI's to determine how posture and emotions expressions can affect brain imaging. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • 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)
  • effect
  • While you will not be able to consciously maintain a particular posture while sleeping, how you sleep can have an effect on your waking posture. (wikihow.com)
  • Self-validation theory is when a participant's posture has a significant effect on his or her self-evaluation of their emotions. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • A similar study showed that participants who were placed in a hunched posture reported were more likely to feel stressed compared to participants who assumed a relaxed position. (wikipedia.org)
  • Differences in posture exhibited in this study could be a result of the athletic bearing of the participants or the type of exercise, or both, and the amount of exercise regularly performed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pictures at first were taken to study posture. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • The postures required to play have the potential for basic ergonomic problems and often increase potential for repetitive strain injury. (bellaonline.com)
  • Closed posture often gives the impression of detachment, disinterest, and hostility. (wikipedia.org)
  • determine
  • The Nuclear Posture Review is a process "to determine what the role of nuclear weapons in U.S. security strategy should be. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • The idea of the league was to combine scientific research with business: based on research in posture, they gave recommendations to businesses (manufacturers of footwear, furniture, etc.) and charging fees for contractual use the League labels. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • For those of us who due to a lack of self discipline and "could not be bothered" attitude, perhaps a gizmo like the $89.95 Biofeedback Posture Trainer might come in handy in the long run. (coolest-gadgets.com)
  • position
  • Such yogis may meditate in the lotus posture, or in the more simple cross-legged position. (yogananda-srf.org)
  • No one should try to meditate in the lotus posture unless he is at ease in that position. (yogananda-srf.org)
  • According to Bockus's Gastroenterology , a standard medical text from 1964 , " the ideal posture for defecation is the squatting position, with the thighs fixed upon the abdomen . (slate.com)
  • The obelisk posture is a handstand-like position that some dragonflies and damselflies assume to prevent overheating on sunny days. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Seventh Posture of Sir Richard Francis Burton's translation of The Perfumed Garden is a sex position. (wikipedia.org)
  • brain
  • Posturing has also been displayed by patients with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, diffuse cerebral hypoxia, and brain abscesses. (wikipedia.org)
  • change
  • Researchers hypothesized there would be an observable change in participants' posture based on the word they were primed with. (wikipedia.org)