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Put your back into it!

If it's bad to "lift with your back, not with your legs", then is it bad to do back hyperextensions on a roman chair with weights? [more inside]
posted by brenton on Dec 10, 2012 - 15 answers

 

How do I not look pregnant?

How do I improve my posture? [more inside]
posted by cobain_angel on Feb 17, 2012 - 18 answers

My mother never told me to stand up straight.

How do you improve your posture as an adult after a lifetime of slouching? [more inside]
posted by mudpuppie on Sep 1, 2011 - 33 answers

How to correct exaggerated spine curvature

For those of you who have had success with treating kyphosis and the like: I have postural kyphosis. I do a lot of muscle exercises and stretching to correct my posture and have actually gained 1.5 inches in height but my spine still has a very exaggerated curve. I think I have the muscular side covered but are there any skeletal manipulations I could be doing ie. chiro adjustments that will help lessen the exaggerated curvature? [more inside]
posted by dino terror on Jun 27, 2011 - 4 answers

How should I sit up in bed?

How should I sit up in bed? [more inside]
posted by inbetweener on Apr 24, 2011 - 5 answers

My friends say "omg, your outfit is so cute!...NOW STRAIGHTEN YOUR BACK!"

My posture has become even worse (if that's possible)! How can I improve it? [more inside]
posted by joyeuxamelie on Mar 27, 2011 - 25 answers

Yarrrrr, my spine be curved, and so be my chair?

I switched jobs about a month ago, and since then, my back has been killing me. Help me be more comfortable. [more inside]
posted by two lights above the sea on Jan 21, 2011 - 15 answers

passive or idiot-proof posture improvement?

I have bad posture, but I'm not sure how to get it right. Looking for passive or idiot-proof tools/tricks for posture improvement. [more inside]
posted by needs more cowbell on Feb 16, 2010 - 33 answers

Once I "pop," I can't stop

"Pop!" goes... my entire body? [more inside]
posted by np312 on Oct 9, 2008 - 9 answers

Straighten me out!

How do I straighten up my back? [more inside]
posted by segatakai on Feb 8, 2008 - 15 answers

Forward Head Posture = Pain

Looking for people who have experienced forward head posture problems. [more inside]
posted by yorick on Sep 3, 2006 - 13 answers

Oh how my back does ache...

There's sore back muscles, and then there's just back 'ache'. Does anyone know what this is and how it can be prevented? [more inside]
posted by dino terror on Jun 23, 2006 - 20 answers

Is the Alexander Technique useful for posture and back pain?

Is the Alexander Technique useful for posture and back pain? [more inside]
posted by rwatson on Jun 6, 2006 - 10 answers

Back injury filter

Back injury filter [more inside]
posted by GleepGlop on Aug 20, 2005 - 14 answers

Trying to avoid surgery

ErgonomicFilter. Or, CarpalTunnel/Hernia PreventionFilter. I promise it's not the chair question- but a plea for tips writ large. [more inside]
posted by foxy_hedgehog on Jul 19, 2005 - 11 answers

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