Did you know Authentic Life has advanced technology for posture analysis? This technology is a quick and simple 3D scan of your body that gives us information about your posture, weight, balance, measurements, and much more! In 45 seconds we can glean information to help us treat you more effectively and visually monitor your progress.
Here is a recent blog post the makers of the Fit3D scanner wrote that share more of how it works.
Fit3D Posture Analysis Identifies Problems That Impact Mobility
Most people think little about their posture until they begin having chronic back or neck pain. A posture analysis can help identify your risk for problems like kyphosis (commonly known as roundback) that affect mobility. According to the University Spine Center, sufferers of Kyphosis often slouch and struggle with breathing problems, back pain and tenderness, and stiffness. The effects of which however, can be reduced with physical therapy and exercise.
You may be unwittingly standing, walking, or sitting in ways that will have a significant impact on your mobility. Let’s begin with your hips. The Fit3D Posture Analysis will identify if you have, for example, an anterior pelvic tilt. This is most common in people whose femurs are rotated, walk knock-kneed, and/or have flat feet. Anterior pelvic tilt causes hip, knee, and lower back pain. It will also cause a greater curvature of the spine (kyphosis), which will put you at risk for shoulder and neck pain, and headaches.
Continue reading on https://www.fit3d.com/blog/postureanalysis.