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Stretching

        Health | Exercise

Lower Back Stretch

This exercise is designed to improve flexibility and encourage relaxation.

Step 1

Lie on your back with your legs extended and your arms at your sides. Breathe and relax.

Step 2

Slowly pull your legs into your chest, bending your knees. Hold your hands against the backs of your thighs. Hold for 30 to 60 seconds, then release.

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