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Neanderthals Were Not Hunched At All: Study Reveals They Walked Upright Like Modern Humans

Virtual reconstruction of the skeleton of an elderly male Neanderthal found in La Chapelle-aux-Saints, France sheds light on how this extinct species of human relative walked. They walked upright with a posture similar to modern humans.

Ancient March 2, 2019

Having Good Posture May Help Ease Symptoms Of Depression: Study

Sitting up straight may help alleviate the symptoms of depression and improve mood, a new study in New Zealand suggests. Researchers investigate the link between upright posture and reduced feelings of depression.

Healthy Living/Wellness February 5, 2017

This Is The Chair Every Office Needs To Prevent Lower Back Pain And Promote Posture

The λ Chair is the fully adjustable office chair that will prevent lower back and neck pain while promoting better posture when sitting so that employees can focus on work and not their discomfort.

Gadgets September 21, 2016

New Technique That Measures Subtle Postural Sways May Help Detect Neuromuscular Disorders

Is it possible to detect neuromuscular disorders without showing significant symptoms? A study shows this is possible through the use of a new technique that measures subtle changes in postural sways.

Neuroscience April 28, 2016

Backbone Kickstarter Project Alerts You When You Slouch

Backbone is designed to ensure that you maintain good posture throughout the day.

Business Tech April 21, 2016

Study Reveals How To Increase Success Odds In Online Dating

An open, expansive posture can give someone better chances at a second date, a new study from UC Berkeley revealed. Subtle yet powerful nonverbal cues, after all, prove to be more important than ever in the age of online dating.

Life March 30, 2016

Blame Your iPhone For Ruining Your Posture And Your Mood

Smartphone users who often get a stiff neck or backache from using their device may be suffering from the iHunch. This type of slouch, studies show, not only ruins physical posture but also affects mental health.

Life December 15, 2015

TruPosture Smart Shirt Trains You To Sit Up Straight

Finally, tech fashion has come up with an innovation that can conveniently help people improve their posture. TruPosture sends vibrations whenever its wearer slouches.

Wearable Tech October 5, 2015

Using Robots To Mimic Infant Learning Shows That Posture Affects Memory

Cognitive scientists recently discovered by using robot models, that the bodily posture of infants when learning names for objects affects that learning, as well as remembering those object names later.

Life March 19, 2015

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