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IN Health & Fitness ON 28 Dec, 2015
It is and always will be a pleasure to have kids around you. Their acts and their smile can melt anyone's hearts. All they need is little attention and care.
When they pose, pay attention to them, especially when they are sitting in W position. This pose has several drawbacks that every parent must know.
If any of you or your child grew up sitting like this, then there are some serious health conditions you should be concerned about.
Sitting in this position can lead to some serious orthopaedic conditions that are actually harmful to the postural system. It places the strain on hips, knees and ankles.
This pose has several drawbacks that every parent must know. It warns a particular concern for small children whose bodies are still adapting and prevents them from being able to shift their weight quickly and achieve what is known as a 'trunk rotation'.
The consequences in their later life will be detrimental to their overall development. Games like catching a ball efficiently won't be easy at all, in fact, any sports activity that requires balancing skills will be difficult.
Human body can do wonders, so it's our job to look after it.
It can also cause shortening and tightening of the leg, and hip muscles, which can cause children to become like Pigeon toed, also cause them to have pain in their pelvic and back as they grow.
The video below will show you the physiological dangers of allowing your child to sit in W position.
Hope you find this article useful.