In a common occurrence, you bend over to pick up the pencil you inadvertently dropped on the floor. Or you bend over to pick up the soap bar that has slipped through your fingers in the shower. Or ...View Article
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Posted on 05-17-2017
Poor smartphone posture puts pressure on spine, study says
A study published in Surgical Technology International found when the head is tilted forward, such as when looking at a smartphone, it can put up to 60 pounds of pressure on the cervical spine. Researchers suggest people try to maintain a neutral spine and be aware of their posture to avoid stress and degeneration of the cervical spine.
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