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Cultural Background Plays Role In How Posture Effects Our Confidence
2013-10-15 14:24:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Body language experts tell us that certain postures or body positions project confidence or even dominance over others, but a new study led by a University at Buffalo researcher has found that the perception of these ‘power positions’ depends on a person’s cultural background. In the study, which was published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, researchers performed four distinct trials that included over 600 men...

2013-09-11 23:26:02

The Ultimate Leg, Butt, Hip & Thigh Makeover developed by Joey Atlas is a brand new program that gives women lower body workouts and healthy eating plans to build a sexy body quickly and easily. A full overview of The Ultimate Leg, Butt, Hip & Thigh Makeover on the site Vinamy.com indicates if this program is safe for people to apply. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 The Ultimate Leg, Butt, Hip & Thigh Makeover created by Joey Atlas is a newly updated e-book that...

2013-07-31 23:04:38

Learn the health benefits of a very different kind of leaning, in the form of the Locus Workstation from Focal Upright Furniture. Developed by Martin Keen, the brilliant spin on the standing desk takes being upright to a new, healthier angle. Portsmouth, RI (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 You’ve devoured the pages of the bestseller, Leaning In. You’ve discussed author Sheryl Sandberg’s ideas. Now, learn the health benefits of a very different kind of leaning, in the form of the Locus...

2013-06-27 23:02:18

Neutral Posture develops an office chair with a detachable bullet resistant vest to protect employees and reduce fear in the work place. Bryan, TX (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Fresh off the assembly line, The Guardian Chair came back from the NeoCon office furniture expo in Chicago as the winner of the Best of NeoCon award. Neutral Posture, a Texas-based designer and maker of ergonomic chairs, manufactured the chair for the employee that doesn’t need to wear a ballistic vest all day, but wants...

2013-06-24 23:03:22

San Jose area comfort solutions company features two new products in June. (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 We’ve Got Your Back introduces new ergonomic products for the month of June. Whether catching up on e-mails in the kitchen or multi-tasking over breakfast on the phone, the versatile Move by Varier allows for 360 degrees of movement. It is height-adjustable, allowing for customers to select the perfect position that suits them. The flexible standing support has a graded disc base, so its...

2013-06-06 23:41:06

As the perfect pediatric toileting solution for both home and school, Ottobock´s Aquanaut® Toilet Support offers a unique aperture and contoured sitting surface that maximize positioning and support, while its knee strap holds the young user´s hips back into the seat. This comfortably supports users in a healthier forward-leaning posture which aids in promoting relaxation and better functioning on the toilet. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online...

2013-06-02 23:02:52

The new Stance Move from HealthPostures encourages computer users to be more active and energetic while staying on task in the workplace. Burnsville MN (PRWEB) June 02, 2013 The new Stance Move from HealthPostures encourages computer users to be more active and energetic while staying on task. The Stance Move will adjust to a sitting, kneeling or supportive standing position providing people with unparalleled well-being and energy in the workplace and makes the Stance Move the only...

Sitting Could Kill You Says New Study
2013-02-19 14:12:44

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Bad news for desk jockeys, truck drivers and online journalists: A new study performed by Kansas State University researcher Richard Rosenkranz has found the more people sit, the more likely they are to develop a chronic disease. Rosenkranz and collaborators Emma George and Gregory Kolt from the University of Western Sydney studied the effect of sitting on middle-aged Australian males and have now published their findings in...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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