Covered in 2.1
-Introduction to the 24 vertebrae and 4 sections of the spine
-How the spinal curves develop from infancy to adolescence (primary and secondary curves)
-Lordosis and kyphosis
-How the curves of the spine work sympathetically
Covered in 2.2
-What your vertebrae look like
-The parts that make up each vertebra (vertebral body, spinous and transverse processes, and pedicles of the thoracic spine)
-What happens to the intervertebral discs of the spine in flexion, extension, and rotation
-How twists compress the spine...
What the lumbar vertebrae are good at (and not so good at)
Why the lumbar vertebrae are better at extension than the thoracic vertebrae
What’s special about T6, T11 and T12
Why the thoracic vertebrae work best as a team
Atlas and axis and why they’re unique
Inversions and ...