Standing Scapular Pinch
Stand up straight. Raise each arm up to the side, bent at 90-degree angles with palms forward.
Squeeze your shoulders back, pushing your shoulder blades toward each other. Hold for 5 seconds.
Relax. Repeat 5 times, or as instructed.
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