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The new rules of posture : how to sit, stand, and move in the modern world

Author: Mary Bond
Publisher: Rochester, VT : Healing Arts Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A manual for understanding the anatomical and emotional components of posture in order to heal chronic pain. Contains self-help exercises and ergonomics information to help correct unhealthy movement patterns; teaches how to adopt suitable posture in the modern sedentary world. Author Bond approaches postural changes from the inside out, explaining that healthy posture comes from a new sense we can learn to feel,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Bond
ISBN: 1594771243 9781594771248
OCLC Number: 71146312
Description: xii, 225 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Awareness --
Your conscious body --
Your body's internet --
Stability --
The root of posture --
Healthy breathing --
Core connections --
Orientation --
Your heart's messengers --
Footprints --
Facing the world --
Motion --
Healthy walking --
Articulate living.
Responsibility: Mary Bond ; illustrated by Stephen P. Miller.
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A manual for understanding the anatomical and emotional components of posture in order to heal chronic pain.  Read more...

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"Recommended for anyone interested in the anatomical and emotional aspects of the movement of one's body."

 
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Key Book on Posture

by exploringlife (WorldCat user published 2009-08-28) Excellent Permalink

This is an extremely well written, sensitive, and insightful book. Mary Bond has made a very significant contribution toward an integrated understanding of posture. It is the best book available on posture today.

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by dunya (WorldCat user published 2008-06-02) Excellent Permalink
Mary Bond's book gracefully articulates techniques to access and re-structure posture in a manner that deeply informs us about ourselves. It offers a doorway to deep process, yet remains grounded in anatomy & physiology. The author's attunement to the respect and accuracy with which a body needs to be...
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