One specific type of pain has become so common that massage professionals have given it a nickname: “tech neck.”
Improving posture while working is key to improving your health. Poor posture combined with prolonged sitting causes back pain, digestion problems, reduced circulation and difficulty breathing. If you notice these issues create a healthy office with regular stretching, a standing desk (to reduce amount of time sitting), and ergonomic office setup.
80% of American will experience back pain in their lifetime. Although there are some unavoidable causes of back pain, such as trauma, there are several avoidable causes of back pain. Bad posture Misalignment Weak core Inactivity The below graphic includes some back pain prevention tips for standing, sitting, and sleeping posture as well as exercise. [...]
In a highly tech oriented society we have to be particularly aware of how these devices affect our posture. Tablets offer a high level of mobility however they can cause you to put your neck in awkward and uncomfortable positions especially with prolonged use. As indicated in the graphic below be sure to maintain good [...]
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