TITLE

FORWARD-HEAD POSTURES

AUTHOR(S)
Dalton, Erik
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Massage Magazine;Jan2006, Issue 119, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates the causes, conditions and corrections associated with forward-head postures. It describes a decompensation cycle that marks the beginning of a domino effect that structurally manifests as reduced flexibility, loss of range of motion, and a forward-head, slumped-shoulder posture. A positive test for a forward-head posture is discussed. The silent nerve compression syndrome is explored. The article presents strategies to address forward-head postures.
ACCESSION #
19512522

 

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