Download Logo Opedix Introduces the Posture Shirt® Provides Instant, Comfortable Posture Correction 04.27.2009 – Originally Posted: Vail, CO (July 14, 2008) -- The new Posture Shirt® from Opedix improves your posture from the moment you put it on. In 2007, the most Twitter Pitc common complaint seen by orthopedic doctors was neck and spine pain and injury. Opedix Introdu Provides Insta Most of these injuries were caused not by fall or collision, but by bad posture. The Correction an Posture Shirt uses a combination of mechanics and proprioception (the body’s internal sense of orientation) to pull the shoulder blades back into place and to re- News Facts train the muscles to function more efficiently. Improved po put it on. With results proven in a double blind clinical orthopedic study, the Posture Shirt from Test results Opedix is backed by hard evidence – Evidence Based Apparel. The results showed increase in a 6% immediate increase in shoulder strength just from wearing the shirt. Other Other benefi strength an benefits attributable to improved posture include increased strength and stability in improved br the shoulder, improved breathing efficiency, decreased neck, back and shoulder decreased pain, and muscle tension in the neck and shoulder. pain, and m and shoulde “The Posture Shirt evolved from a medically prescribed neck, shoulder and back bracing system,” said David Gustafson, CEO of Opedix. “When we saw the many Resource Li benefits to be gained from better posture, we felt we needed to bring it to everyone!” Opedix - Star Opedix S1 R Gustafson exclaimed. “The resulting Posture Shirt is comfortable to wear and PS1 on Qwo doesn’t require a conscious effort to improve posture. It’s really remarkable how it PS1 on OhRa does this.” S1 on Wild S “Through our professional and personal experience, we know that good posture is Tags extremely important for the long term health of a person,” explained Kim Gustafson, Opedix, appa founder of Opedix. “Using leading edge technology (bi-plane fluoroscopy) that allows technology, us to look inside the body while in motion, we learned the Posture Shirt was having support, po an anatomical effect by positively changing the position of the Humeral head (upper arm bone) within the shoulder joint. That’s truly amazing, that you can change your anatomy simply by wearing this shirt.” “We’re achieving this through a combination of proprioception and skeletal support. Your body is being ‘cued’ by neuro-receptors in the skin firing messages to the brain telling it to pull your shoulders back,” Gustafson continued. “And since it’s comfortable, people will enjoy wearing it, and that’s half the battle. Benefits gained by wearing the Posture Shirt: • Improved posture • Increased strength in the shoulder • Increased stability of the shoulder joint • Increased lung capacity • Decreased neck, back, and shoulder pain • Decreased muscle tension in the neck and shoulder The Opedix Posture Shirt will be available Jan 2009 in men’s and women’s specific styles. Longworth Industries is the exclusive manufacturer and distributor to retail for Opedix Wellness Gear. Short URL: http://pitch.pe/9817 Captions: 1) PS3 Zip Mock in White 2) PS1 - Back 3) PS1 - Front 4) PS1 - Wmns 5) PS3 Black About Opedix Opedix designs and produces Wellness Gear™, products to keep active people active and doing what they love to do for longer in life. Opedix manufactures lab tested, Evidence-Based Apparel™, offering real, non-surgical options for increasing joint efficiency and strength while decreasing pain and the degenerative effects of misaligned knees and poor posture. For more technical information, log onto http://www.opedix.com or contact Alli Noland, Terra Public Relations, 307-699-4572 or email@example.com. Contacting Opedix Opedix 6929 N. Hayden Road Suite C4-500 Scottsdale, AZ 85250 (800) 267-6119 Website: http://www.opedix.com Press Contact Alli Noland Office: 307-733-8777 Cell: 307-699-4572 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/profile.php?id=782804002&ref=ts Twitter: http://twitter.com/AlliNoland LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/3/933/212 Interview Request Alli Noland Office: 307-733-8777 Cell: 307-699-4572 Email: email@example.com Product Sample Request Alli Noland Office: 307-733-8777 Cell: 307-699-4572 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org © Copyright 2009 PitchEngine, Inc.