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Stretch away calf pain by mary smithson-hutto

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Published by mary Smithson-hutto .
Written in English


  • Medicine / General

Book details:

Edition Notes

second edition

The Physical Object
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11839472M
ISBN 100979158508
ISBN 109780979158506

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  The soleus muscle is one of three muscles located in the calf. Pain in this calf muscle, called soleus muscle pain is common and can be a real : Bel Marra Health. The book is first rate, full of clear photographs and detailed instructions for each stretch. The book is sensibly divided into sections dealing with stretches for different areas of the body. The textual beginning sections address the science of stretching, different kinds of stretching, the philosophies behind them, and the pros and cons of each. In our current age of technology, many of us find ourselves sitting in front of the computer for most of the day. All of this sitting can cause tightness in the hamstrings, shoulders, and hip flexors, as well as a weakening of the core (abdominals, lower back, and glutes). Our deepest hip flexor, the Psoas, is directly connected to our lumbar spine. Holding the cord around the foot of the bent leg, push away with the foot, trying to straighten the leg against the tension of the cord. You should feel the stretch higher up the hamstring. 2.