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SuperStraps Is A Backpack Add-on That Will Literally Save Your Neck

If you are a backpack user who actually have something in your backpack, you could be walking around with a bowling ball on your neck every time you tilt your head forward for even by just 15 degrees. This comes as a revelation to me even though it is obvious that I know that a loaded backpack is bad news for the back and neck. While it seems like an inevitable thing, the folks over at BetterBack has developed a backpack accessory that could save your neck, like literally. Continue reading SuperStraps Is A Backpack Add-on That Will Literally Save Your Neck

This Wearable is Your Sitting Posture Police, Training You to Sit Right

Back pain is a serious issue that is often overlooked and underrated. The problem is very real and according to a study, lower back pain affects “nearly one in 10 people across the globe” (dated March 25, 2014). While it may seem like a minor nuisance, it can lead to severe consequences, including disability, if left untreated. But why wait for problem to surface when you can proactively reduce the risk of getting a back pain? This is where Katherine Krug’s BetterBack comes in. The product name pretty much tells you what it does and that’s to offer you a healthier back, achieved through a good sitting posture. The best part is, with BetterBack, you are not bound to any chair. In fact, it don’t even need a chair as you can also use it while you seated crosslegged on the floor doing your regular meditation or whatever it is that you do in that position. Continue reading This Wearable is Your Sitting Posture Police, Training You to Sit Right