Prevent back injuries by maintaining the inward curve of your low back. Your spine has a series of natural curves to it. It bends inwards at your neck (lordosis), outwards at your mid-back (kyphosis) and inwards at your low back (lordosis). These curves help to distribute forces from movement and gravity.
Blood pressure is often checked by physical therapists upon meeting a patient for the first time. It is one of the vital signs we use to screen patients for potentially unknown health issues. Increased pressure, called hypertension, can be caused by