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Back Exercises: Lower Back Stretch

December 15, 2017

Back Exercises: Lower Back Stretch

Woman sitting in chair leaning over with chest on legs and arms hanging down.To start, sit in a chair with your feet flat on the floor. Shift your weight slightly forward. Relax, and keep your ears, shoulders, and hips aligned while you do the following:

  • Sit with your feet well apart.

  • Bend forward and touch the floor with the backs of your hands. Relax and let your body drop.

  • Hold for 20 seconds. Return to starting position.

  • Repeat 2 times. 

Updated:  

December 15, 2017

Reviewed By:  

Dozier, Tennille, RN, BSN, RDMS,Joseph, Thomas N., MD