TITLE

SELF TEST

AUTHOR(S)
Wharton, Jim; Wharton, Phil
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Runner's World;Sep2005, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a test that can help determine a good body posture.
ACCESSION #
17810501

 

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