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Synonyms for posture

Synonyms for posture

the way in which one is placed or arranged

the way in which a person holds or carries his or her body

a frame of mind affecting one's thoughts or behavior

to assume an exaggerated or unnatural attitude or pose

to represent oneself in a given character or as other than what one is

to assume a particular position, as for a portrait

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The normal ageing process affects the body and that coupled with incorrect posture is a warning sign," said Dr Adrees.
Having good posture renders confidence, it helps to build our self esteem and makes us look good, but it also benefits our health as well.
We're talking about modern-day posture - or lack thereof - and what it means not so much aesthetically (though Quasimodo is hardly a beauty ideal) but functionally for the body.
But by collapsing your torso onto your pelvis Pokemon Posture makes it harder to take a deep breath, and adds to the muscle imbalances that cause neck and back pain.
Influence of Pre-impact Pedestrian Posture on Lower Extremity Kinematics in Vehicle Collisions," SAE Int.
Other common contributing factors to hand and wrist injuries include movements in which the wrist is deviated from neutral posture into an abnormal or awkward position, working for too long period without allowing rest or alternation of hand and forearm muscles; mechanical stresses to digital nerves from sustained grasps to sharp edges on instrument handles, forceful work and extended use of vibratory instruments.
The factors that contribute to the pain may include prolonged sitting posture, poor postures, exposure to wholebody vibration, long driving time, heavy lifting, manual materials handling behaviour, poor diet or other psychosocial factors [7].
The effects of poor posture are associated with a wide variety of health problems, including back and neck pain, poor respiratory and digestive function, as well as low mood, self-confidence and concentration.
All the subjects were inquired if they developed neck pain during study activities and after keeping the neck flexion posture for [greater than or equal to] 2 hours or < 2 hours and if the pain radiated to the arms or interfered with sleep.
Human posture and activity recognition are important fields of computer vision research with applications in many domains.
Critique: Impressively well written, exceptionally well organized, deftly presented, "Good Posture Made Easy" is a quick and easy read that is extraordinarily well informed and informative.
The key to relieving the pain and avoiding it altogether is to become more aware of your posture and make changes.
gov/pubmed/25393825) National Library of Medicine , he demonstrated how neck and spine tension is aggravated by forward head posture (FHP).
In 1956, the Chinese Sports Commission developed a twenty-four posture alternative to the Yang style long form to promote the practice of tai chi chuan.
Good posture can do more than just improve your appearance.