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I have bad posture. The past few weeks I have been forcing myself to sit, stand and walk straight. Can this cause neck ache, headaches etc?

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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Physical therapist can help with proper posture.

In brief: Yes

Physical therapist can help with proper posture.
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Could be

Anytime, you try to change longstanding postural bad habits, your body may rebel a little at first with some increase in pain or discomfort.
However, it is never a bad idea to pay attention to good posture since your whole body will eventually function much better. Eventually your body will prefer your better posture.

In brief: Could be

Anytime, you try to change longstanding postural bad habits, your body may rebel a little at first with some increase in pain or discomfort.
However, it is never a bad idea to pay attention to good posture since your whole body will eventually function much better. Eventually your body will prefer your better posture.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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