Weekly Exercise

Exercise Of The Week: Seated Tricep Stretch

This week's exercise is one to keep in mind when you need a quick break at work or home, during your commute, or on an airplane. The tricep stretch will relieve tension in your arms and shoulders and get the blood flowing. Raise your arm and bend it so that your hand reaches toward the… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Seated Tricep Stretch

legs up the wall pose
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Exercise Of The Week: Viparita Karani (Legs Up The Wall Pose)

This week's exercise, called Viparita Karani, or "legs up the wall" pose, is a stretch that utilizes a wall to provide resistance. It targets the front torso, back of the neck, and the back of the legs. The pose is often suggested as a way to help relieve headaches and tension in the neck. Sit… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Viparita Karani (Legs Up The Wall Pose)

chair twist
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Exercise Of The Week: Chair Twist

This chair variation of the "Half Lord of the Fishes" yoga pose is a chair twist that will help release tension from your spine. You can sit sideways on a chair and reach for the chair back for resistance. If you're in a tight space (like on an airplane), you can also sit normally on the… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Chair Twist

seated cat cow stretch
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Exercise Of The Week: Seated Cat Cow Stretch

The seated cat cow stretch is another chair stretch that can help bring relief after long periods of sitting. This stretch will help relieve tension in your back and shoulders. Sit straight, place your hands just above knees Sit with our back away from the seat back, and keep your feet flat on the floor… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Seated Cat Cow Stretch

seated eagle pose
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Exercise Of The Week: Chair Eagle Pose

Seated versions of yoga poses are a great option for helping stay limber when sitting for extended periods of time. The sitting version of the Eagle Pose is primarily a shoulder stretch but some people also find that it improves low back pain. Cross your right thigh over your left thigh. If you can, wrap… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Chair Eagle Pose