Stretch for Tight Hamstrings

If you’re one of many people in the world with back pain, this stretch for tight hamstrings can help. These two variations of the stretch are done with a strap of some kind, so make sure you have something available before you get started. This can be a yoga strap, belt, old tie, scarf, or […]

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Pigeon Pose for Tight Hips

Having tight hips can lead to low back pain. Fortunately, pigeon pose is one way to help loosen the hips. This can be an intense stretch for people who have really tight hips. Remember when doing these stretches that they should never hurt. If you try the pose and it’s too uncomfortable, stop immediately. To […]

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Lunge Pose for Back Pain

A lunge is a great pose for back pain. It helps develop balance and stability throughout the core and in the legs. It also helps to loosen tight muscles that may contribute to back pain. If you find the standing lunge to be too difficult, you can also opt for the kneeling lunge and work your […]

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Triangle Pose with Bent Knee

Triangle pose with bent knee is a variation of triangle pose. This pose is done standing and helps lengthen and strengthen muscles in the legs and abdomen, while also providing some much-needed space between the ribs. To perform triangle pose with bent knee, start in a standing position with your feet hip distance apart and […]

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Bridge Pose

If you’re looking for ways to reduce back pain, consider bridge pose. This pose both loosens tight abdominal muscles and helps to strengthen muscles in the back and legs. Start by lying on your back on a firm yet comfortable surface, such as a yoga mat. Bend your knees so your feet are flat on […]

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