postural insecurity


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grav·i·ta·tion·al in·se·cu·ri·ty

(grav'i-tā'shŭn-ăl in'sĕ-kyūr'i-tē)
Excessive reaction to or fear of ordinary movement or change in head position; avoidance or pronounced emotional response to situations normally requiring adjustment of sense of balance.
Synonym(s): postural insecurity.

postural insecurity

Fear of falling, and limitation of activities associated with self-perceived deficiencies in balance, proprioception, and motor function.
See also: insecurity