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Back Strengthening Exercise Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Back Strengthening Exercise.

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Exercising with Lower Back Pain

It’s a common problem for many who exercise. It makes everyday activity difficult, and scares a lot of people away from any physical activity. It’s lower back pain. For those of you who suffer from it, there is hope.  While there...  Read more

Exercises to Improve Your Posture

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, then posture is a lens to our health. Sit and stand with proper posture and you will physically look 10 years younger—and 10 pounds lighter. Psychologically, good posture conveys confidence, poise and le...  Read more

A Beginner's Guide to Yoga

Yoga, which comes from the Sanskrit yuj word meaning "union," originated in India more than 5,000 years ago. There are many forms of yoga, but in general, yoga focuses on breathing techniques (pranayama), postures (asanas), flexibility, and...  Read more

Bouncing Back into Shape after Baby

Now that your baby has finally arrived, your life will never be the same. Your body has gone through some major changes, too—and will continue to do so in the coming months. When you're feeling ready (and after your doctor gives you cl...  Read more

You Can Progress to a Pull Up

Make your fitness dreams come true once and for all, starting with the classic pull up! Pull ups are one way to showcase ultimate strength and conditioning, and they're no easy feat for the beginner. But both men and women can achieve pull-u...  Read more

Having trouble getting motivated to exercise. Blah
Updated 9/17/2014 5:23:01 PM

Having trouble getting motivated to exercise. Blahhhhhh. Any suggestions?...  Read more

Had a cardiac ablation Monday. No exercise until F
Updated 9/17/2014 3:06:41 PM

Had a cardiac ablation Monday. No exercise until Friday but after that it's Game On! I will lose this weight!...  Read more

And in back in the game!!!! Anyone wanna keep each
Updated 9/17/2014 9:55:37 AM

And in back in the game!!!! Anyone wanna keep each other accountable? Thanks and happy sparking! :)...  Read more

Just joined back yesterday! I lost 40 lbs with spa
Updated 9/17/2014 9:21:52 AM

Just joined back yesterday! I lost 40 lbs with spark people but recently gained back ten. I've really been struggling to get it off. My goal is to lose 15 by 2015. Anyone want to be friends and offer each other support and encouragement? I love yoga!...  Read more

I'm back on track!! 99 total minutes of walking at
Updated 9/20/2014 6:47:55 PM

I'm back on track!! 99 total minutes of walking at work, cardio & weights at the gym. Made the gym my bitch today! Gonna be sore tomorrow but that's ok. Tomorrow's another day....  Read more

Taking walks with the dog

I'm able to take walks with the dog now where I wasn't able to before!...  Read more

Doing Sit-Ups (Crunches) Will Save Your Back!

Not only will abdominal exercises strengthen your bones and the muscles of the back, but they'll also strengthen your entire midsection - which takes weight and pressure off your back. So add crunches to your routine as well as leg lifts and bent-ov...  Read more

Curves Divas

Calling all women who go to Curves! As we learn healthy eating and exercise habits we can support one another!...  Read more

8 Hip Flexor Stretches and Exercises for Healthy Hips

The hip flexors are the group of muscles that allow you to lift your knees toward your chest and bend forward from the hips.  What is collectively referred to as the hip flexors is actually a group of muscles that includes the iliopsoas, the thi...  Read more

14 Plank Exercises for a Stronger Core

The plank, according  to many experts, is by far one of best exercises we can do to help strengthen our core--the muscles that support our back and abdomen. And because there are many different variations in performing  this exercise, they...  Read more