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Examining the Anterior Pelvic Tilt

We are all aware that posture or body position plays an important, if not crucial, role in the healthy function of our musculoskeletal system. Some types of compromised or dysfunctional posture are easy to evaluate.

Elevated shoulders or forward head posture, for example, are frequently cited as key components of upper back, neck and headache pain.

Pelvic alignment is frequently noted as a key factor in many soft-tissue disorders as well. Yet determining ideal pelvic alignment is challenging and there is often misinformation about what actually produces pelvic misalignment. Let's take a closer look at specific biomechanical characteristics of pelvic alignment and their importance in constructing an appropriate treatment plan.

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