Undo Rounded Shoulders and Slumped Spines with This Exercise

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practice a few exercises every day without fail, and today I’m going to show you my favorite one. This exercise is an essential piece of the posture puzzle, and it’s fantastic for shoulders and spines that have succumbed to modern living by rounding forward. It’s a simple and effective chest stretch. You’ll need a couple of blankets and pillows for …

“Don’t Flex Your Spine!” they said. I Disagree…

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o bend the spine, or not to bend the spine, that is the question. Bending the spine, or spinal flexion, is a hot-button topic in the exercise world, and there’s contradictory evidence everywhere on the subject. And if you’re familiar with Pilates, you know spinal flexion is a significant component in many traditional exercises. At the beginning of my teaching …

An Amazing Mid-Back Stretch Hidden in the Fascia Cat…

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Today we’ve got a great video for this third and final installment of the Fascia Cat Breakdown series. This variation focuses on an amazing stretch for your mid-back. The mid-back can be a difficult area to release and my mid-back tends to stay tight, so this is my favorite variation of the Fascia Cat. Mid-back tightness can lead to back, neck …

The Hip Stretch for Chronic Sitting Syndrome

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  The hips are another area that get too tight from chronic sitting. If you sit a lot, you’re really going to love this stretch! In today’s video you’ll learn a simple stretch that feels great and will also help increase your hip mobility. When your hips get too tight, it can lead to back pain and limited mobility, among …