HABIT: Slouching In contrast to thrusting the rib cage
forward, some dancers drop the rib cage
back and down.
1997) Rib cage
mechanics during quiet breathing and exercise in humans.
The slumped or C-curved position causes a collapse at the bottom of the rib cage
where the diaphragm attaches and where the esophagus passes into the stomach.
Decreased mobility of the costovertebral and costotransverse joints is believed to occur from increased tension in the musculature surrounding the rib cage
in rowers (11).
X-ray images from the early 20th century illustrate what women were willing to endure in the name of fashion: namely, squashed rib cages
and displaced organs, thanks to their tightly-laced metal-enforced corsetry.
Seven-year-old Charlotte Speddy from Bethesda had a long vertical rod in her spine replaced and another adjusted on her rib cage
at University of Wales Hospital, Cardiff.
The belly is sucked in, and eventually upwards into the rib cage
(although this is the more intermediate phase), and holding that suction, with no breath, for five to ten counts is agni sara.
Almost two out of five people do not know what kidneys do, one in seven do not know where the rib cage
is and over a third are unaware the femur bone is in their leg.
Almost two out of five people do not know what their kidneys do, one in seven do not know where their rib cage
is and over a third could not place the femur in their leg.
Her liver had been ripped apart and pushed through her rib cage
Mike Tyson's mighty rib cage
boasts a sizeable tattoo of the late Ernesto "Che" Guevara, a testament to Guevara's status as the marker of subversive cool.
Meanwhile, for the second consecutive week, a sore rib cage
helped place second seed Marat Safin of Russia on the sidelines after his opening match.