kinesiology

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the branch of physiology that studies the mechanics and anatomy in relation to human movement

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Kilo-Actif's success is largely based on the adoption of an interval training program," added Valerie Guilbault, an EPIC Centre kinesiologist who oversaw the training of the participants.
I went to specialist after specialist --osteopaths, endocrinologists, serologists, neurologists (even to kinesiologists, acupuncturists, and people who claimed to be able to leach toxins from my body by immersing me in muddy baths)--but never received either relief or a credible diagnosis.
Kinesiologists work in research, the fitness industry, clinically, and in industrial environments.
Intended audience: Patients, physiatrists (musculoskeletal medicine practitioners), rheumatologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, family physicians, kinesiologists, and other health care professionals.
Active Release has been taught to many disciplines, such as Chiropractors, Physiotherapists, Massage Therapists, Kinesiologists, and Sports Physicians.
Although the relatively low levels of disability and pain are a likely cause for decreased differences between groups, it can be argued that clients with similar pain and disability characteristics are likely candidates for conservative care treatment and likely to present to kinesiologists or trainers for fitness appraisals.
That's why Wagner chose the small town downstream from Telluride, rather than staying in Boulder where he received his MBA, and assembled his advisory board of Front Range businessmen, biomechanics experts, kinesiologists, ski designers, physical therapists, racing coaches and angel investors.
Kinesiologists believe that by "testing" the muscles of patients - in health kinesiology the forearm is used - they can pinpoint areas of imbalance in the body.
Kinesiologists believe you can find out things about the entire body by performing muscle tests like the patient extending an arm and trying to hold it up, while the kinesiologist tries to push it down.
Evans says he hired dance kinesiologists to work with him and his company members to help them understand the science of movement.
4 pounds (a 44 percent reduction in weight and a total volume reduction of 39 percent compared to its predecessor) and was designed in collaboration with ergonomists and kinesiologists, based on input from more than 250 operators who use the BELTPACK(R) system.
I was finally desperate enough to conscientiously apply two free, simple dietary rules suggested by my Applied Kinesiologist (not all Applied Kinesiologists are into the dietary part of practice).
Generally kinesiologists specialise in certain areas so it's best to find one who is an expert on your particular problem.
Chiropractors, occupational therapists and kinesiologists have helped hundreds, according to testimony offered on the Internet.