9 more days to Register for NPI Workshop at San Diego State University (June 7-8). Attend NPI’s Resistance Training-Posture Correction CEC Workshop (CECs ACSM,NASM,NSCA, ACE, & CA Physical Therapy & more). Become a Certified Posture Specialist or Resistance Training Professional. Register: http://www.npionline.org/workshops/posture-workshops.html
National Posture Institute News: Functional foods from the seaSeaweeds are not only tasty, but they are a source of nutrients that could be beneficial for health and wellbeing. And like terrestrial plants, seaweeds also contain significant portions of fibre that reach the colon undigested. But does seaweed fibre have similar positive effects on bacterial in the human gut? That’s the question that the HYFFI project, funded by the EU, is trying to solve.
National Posture Institute News: Vitamin D proven to boost energy -- from within the cells. Vitamin D is vital for making our muscles work efficiently and boosting energy levels, new research from Newcastle University has shown. A study led by Dr. Sinha has shown that muscle function improves with Vitamin D supplements which are thought to enhance the activity of the mitochondria, the batteries of the cell.
NPI News Story: UT study: Students who are more physically fit perform better academically. Middle school students who are more physically fit make better grades and outperform their classmates on standardized tests, according to a newly published study at the University of Tennessee by Dawn Coe, researcher. Learn more-NPI's Certificate in School Nutrition and Wellness: http://www.npionline.org/programs/professional/schoolnutrition.htm
National Posture Institute News: Chronic pain common complication of clot-caused strokesAmerican Heart Association Rapid Access Journal ReportChronic or persistent pain is a common — and likely under-recognized — complication of ischemic strokes (caused by a blocked blood vessel) according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke.In a large trial of treatments to prevent a second stroke, researchers found that 10.6 percent of more than 15,000 stroke survivors developed chronic pain.
National Posture Institute - Posture Points Newsletter (May 2013)! Feature Article “Performing Posture Assessments to Become a Community Resource” by Ken Baldwin, NPI-CPS, Executive Director of NPI; New CECs/CEUs Approval; Mother's Day Sale; Online CEC Courses for Only $39, and More!! http://conta.cc/10Lf3dE