Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Stretch Lower Back Muscles Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Stretch Lower Back Muscles.

1SHARES
6 Stretches Every Runner Should Do

Stretching is an important component of any fitness routine. Although it can be tempting to finish a run and skip the stretches, you know better. Stretching has many benefits, including increased range of motion and improved muscular coordination. Re...  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

4 Ways to Stretch Smarter

I’m the first to admit that stretching is not high on my priority list.  When I’m crunched for time, the last thing I want to do is spend an extra 5-10 minutes stretching after a workout.  Consequently, my body has paid the pric...  Read more

Reference Guide to Stretching

SparkPeople’s Exercise Reference Guides offer an in-depth look at the principles of fitness. Stretching comes naturally to all of us. You might notice that if you have been sitting in a particular position for a long time, you stretch unco...  Read more

13 Yoga Poses for Runners

When I first started running, I felt sore and tight, despite stretching thoroughly afterwards. I started thinking that running wasn't meshing well with my yoga practice. Yoga helped me loosen my muscles, but running only seemed to tighten them. A...  Read more

I'm so happy to be back! I've been twirling out of
Updated 7/30/2015 9:52:18 AM

I'm so happy to be back! I've been twirling out of control for a few years. I lost my employment, went back to school, got a career and forgot to take care of myself in the midst of my chaos. Now things are settling, it's time for me :)...  Read more

Finally feel like im getting back on track after a
Updated 7/29/2015 9:56:56 PM

Finally feel like im getting back on track after a month of not doing so good. I walked 4 miles monday 1 last night and 3 tonight. Also some crunches and trying to stay in my calories. I feel alot better but a little sore. I hope i can keep it up....  Read more

Im back....its been a month, Ive had such horrible
Updated 7/29/2015 8:36:53 PM

Im back....its been a month, Ive had such horrible foot pain and could barely do the exercise I loved most..which was walking?? i have been such a home body and depressed. I am starting fresh in the morning!!...  Read more

You can make a low carb chicken salad using a pre-
Updated

You can make a low carb chicken salad using a pre-done rotisserie bird from the grocery (remove skin/bones, shred meat). I swap avocado & plain Greek yogurt for mayo (healthy fat + more protein), and add yellow mustard + cajun seasoning for some kick...  Read more

need low carb help! I started a low carb diet a w
Updated 7/29/2015 5:00:38 PM

need low carb help! I started a low carb diet a week ago and am having some early success which is great. But I need food that doesn't require a lot of time and effort. I hate to cook and I'm already getting sick of eggs salad and hamburger patties....  Read more

Stretching

Even though stretching can seem like a waste of time, you need it for the muscles....  Read more

Stretching

Every morning I do some stretching to help warm up my muscles and get me going....  Read more

Living Low Carb (Atkins and other Plans)

We will discuss low carb lifestyles (including Atkins,Protein Power, South Beach and other doctor-recommended low carb plans), trade low carb recipes and team up to do this together!...  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

5 Exercises that Sculpt, Strengthen & Soothe Back Pain

In today’s world, we all sit for too many hours each day. We drive instead of walking. We take the escalator instead of climbing the stairs. As a result, our posture suffers—and our necks get tight because we spend hours looking down at o...  Read more