Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Posture Pain Mind

Todd has an excellent post on the impact of posture on pain:

Posture and Pain Tolerance

In the first experiment, participants who assumed a dominant posture displayed higher pain tolerance than those in submissive postures.

In the second experiment, subjects had differing strength and pain tolerance levels depending on whether they interacted with a partner who used either dominant or submissive posturing.

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