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May is Posture Month 2013

Posture Concepts, Posture Pictures, and FREE Resources to help your Posture Month be a success

Observing posture is a window to assessing bio-mechanics, and correlating someone’s function with their symptoms.  If you care for people with back, neck or musculo-skeletal pain, or if you’re a motion- based professional, now’s the time you should be taking annual Posture Pictures of your patients/clients.

Posture literally sets the baseline for locomotor function, and a simple digital picture is one of the

The StrongPosture™ concepts from Stand Taller~Live Longer: An Anti- Aging Strategy are used by CPEPs and other posture professionals who use posture as a framework for communicating  bio-mechanics to patients/clients with the PosturePractice models.  (if you didn’t realize it, the underlined words in the above paragraph are the 5 Posture Principles).

most effective ways to benchmark that function.  Motion and bio-mechanical pain conditions affect Punjabi’s three subsystems of motion – the active CONTRACTING muscles, the passive CONNECTING ligaments, tendons, bone and fascia, and the CONTROLLING nervous systems – CNS, PNS and autonomic.  Kinetic chain motion is complex, and the interaction of the Contracting, Connecting and Controlling motion systems’ compensation and adaptation to balance the body creates asymmetry and sensori-motor errors.

Static posture assessment can be a great proxy for observing those errors within an individual, in the disparity between how someone thinks they are standing, and the truth told by a picture. Especially when tracked over time, postural patterns are valuable observation to be correlated with history and objective findings.

For Posture Month, why not hold a Posture Screening at your practice or in the community?  BodyZone is offering several free resources during Posture Month 2013 to help you make your Posture Month Promotion a success!

FREE FLYER for Posture Month 2013, customizable with your contact information:

DOWNLOAD FREE POSTURE MONTH FLYER

Taking Posture Pictures is easy, quick, and informative.  For instructions on how to take a Posture Picture, download this how-to:

DOWNLOAD POSTURE PICTURE HOW-TO

AND, as a SPECIAL PROMOTIONAL OFFER, we invite you to a FREE 30-day download of PostureZone posture analysis software (valued at $39.99) to help you provide clinical posture evaluations during Posture Month.

DOWNLOAD POSTUREZONE SOFTWARE

For all your posture analysis and rehab tools, visit www.PostureZone.com – grids, software, online CECPEP Certification, and MORE.  SAVE 20% using coupon code:  Awareness13

 

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