Reduce Lower Back Pain at Work

This exercise is designed for office workers and anyone who has to sit for hours. Reduce discomfort in the lower back. Watch this demonstration video.

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TOO MUCH SITTING

Exercise step by step

  1. Objective: Reducing discomfort in the
    lower back.
  2. Starting Position:
    Stand facing a wall supporting yourself against the wall with one hand.
  3. Movement: With your other hand, grasp your ankle and bend your knee as far as possible. Stretch your pelvis to the back until you can feel the stretching in your front upper thigh. Keep your abdominal muscles tight. Hold this position for 20–30 seconds, then change sides.
    Repeat this exercise 3 times.
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Before you begin any of these exercise routines, be sure to check with your doctor. Once you have your doctor’s approval, begin exercising slowly and stop if you feel any pain or discomfort. Make sure to rest if you feel you are overexerting yourself.

Please note that none of the above given tips or recommendations substitute medical advice. Important: consult a health professional in case of an injury or if you suspect overuse of joints or a medical condition such as a fracture. A physician should be consulted in those acute cases when the condition is accompanied by reddening, swelling or hyperthermia of joints, ongoing joint trouble or severe pain and/or are associated with neurological symptoms (e.g. numbness, tingling, loss of motion).

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Although compiled with great care, please note that the tips and advice given on this website by no means substitute medical advice and treatment. If you have or suspect a health problem, consult a doctor and follow medical advice regardless of what you have learned on this website. Always read carefully and follow the instructions for use or the leaflets of our products. For further information about our products, please contact us here.

ALWAYS READ THE LABEL. FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS FOR USE. IF SYMPTOMS PERSIST, TALK TO YOUR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL.

Reduce Lower Back Pain at Work - Exercise Video