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Video games may help autistic kids with posture

Video games may help autistic kids with posture

Autism is a lifelong neuro-developmental disorder characterized by impaired social interaction, impaired verbal and non-verbal communication and restricted and repetitive behaviour.
 

Nov 22, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

'Smart' shirt to improve posture

A US-based company has designed a shirt that alerts you to improve your posture if you are slouching.

Oct 02, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Improve your work habits; know what you're doing wrong!

It’s not only the long working hours that drain all your energy, but a number of workplace habits could be accountable for taking a toll on your health.  

Sep 25, 2015, 10:45 AM IST

Prolonged sitting linked with fatty liver disease

Prolonged sitting such as watching TV and using the computer and other devices as well as reduced physical activity may increase risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) that may potentially lead to liver failure and death.

Sep 15, 2015, 17:37 PM IST

How you keep balance while jogging

Do you know why a jogger does not feel dizzy or lose balance while a roller-coaster rider can find his or her head spinning with no control over the abrupt dips and swoops? The secret is hidden in the sensory hair cells in your inner ear.

Sep 07, 2015, 15:21 PM IST

Why sitting for long hours is bad for you!

Research has shown that remaining seated for too long is bad for health, regardless of how much exercise you do.

Aug 17, 2015, 11:35 AM IST

Sit straight to keep active for long

In the modern urban lifestyle, where white-collar jobs require people to sit for long hours, it is imperative to take good care of spine health. One of the least interventionist and easiest first steps is to maintain the right posture while sitting.

Aug 11, 2015, 13:48 PM IST

Posture.io is a low-cost hack that keeps you from slouching at office desk

Now, a new hardware hack will keep officer workers from slouching and will help them to improve their postures.

May 04, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

Toddlers' posture affects memory and learning

Body posture is critical in the early stages of acquiring new knowledge, a cognitive scientist from the Indiana University has found.

Mar 19, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

Why watching movies in bed is a sure shot recipe for a bad back

 A new study has revealed that watching movies in bed on a laptop or tablet is bad for backs.

Dec 03, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

Your walking style affects your mood

Walking in a happy or sad style actually affects our mood, scientists have found.

Oct 21, 2014, 13:25 PM IST

Stay fit with altitude training

Pilates expert, Namrata Purohit shares a few training insights on altitude traning with Priyanka Bhatt

Jun 25, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Posture key for predicting risk of disability in future

The shape of a person`s spinal column may predict their risk for disability in old age, a research has claimed.

Apr 09, 2013, 15:53 PM IST

Posture `linked to back pain`

Back pain is a common complaint which has many causes, including muscle strain, slipped disc, and spasm.

Jan 18, 2012, 13:27 PM IST

How to make that backache vanish

A sedentary lifestyle, bad posture, stress and overdependence on technology could leave you with a constant backache.

Jul 08, 2011, 12:51 PM IST

How to make that backache vanish

A sedentary lifestyle, bad posture, stress and overdependence on technology could leave you with a constant backache.

Jul 08, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Stand up straight

Stand up straight. Shoulders back, abdominal muscles pulled in, pelvis tilted forward. Walk and move with better posture and the habit will stick.

May 29, 2011, 14:18 PM IST

Improve your posture in 3-steps

A wrong body posture can predispose people towards aches and pain.

Mar 17, 2011, 14:13 PM IST

Improve your posture in 3-steps

A wrong body posture can predispose people towards aches and pain.

Mar 17, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

How Congress quelled dissidents in Andhra Pradesh

A tough posture adopted by the
Congress high command led to the quelling of dissidence among
ministers in Andhra Pradesh over allocation of portfolios.

Dec 04, 2010, 00:10 AM IST

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