Harvard Health Tips

Good posture

Good posture counts. By standing up straight, you center your weight over your feet. This helps you balance properly. Good posture means chin parallel to the floor shoulders even (roll your shoulders up, back, and down to help achieve this) neutral spine (no flexing or arching to overemphasize the curve in your lower back) arms at your sides with elbows straight and even abdominal muscles braced hips even knees even and pointing straight…

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