Exercise plays an essential part to cure back pain problems. It actually acts like a medicine for such problems. Exercises not only help to reduce back pain but also help you to recuperate quickly and prevent injury of your back. But most of the people find it difficult to comply with this kind of back pain treatment. Exercise though is itself a time consuming task but it is also quite effective. One can do basic back exercises even at home without any special equipment or trainer. You can do exercises like stretching, low impact aerobic and strengthening these exercises have significance in terms of pain relief or healing. The back exercise should be done in a pain free manner. If during exercise you feel discomfort or pain then it is better to stop doing that particular exercise and consult to a physical therapist or spine specialist for proper guidance and treatment because the situation can get worst.
Through stretching a painful or injured back will definitely experience flexibility or elasticity in the muscles, disc or tendons. Aerobic exercise helps to strengthen the spinal muscles or also helpful in reducing anxiety or stress. The low impact aerobic exercises include riding an exercise bike, water exercise or swimming and walking exercise. Yoga is also a type of exercise that actually integrates both relaxation and stretching which is helpful in reducing the stress or anxiety from stress carrying muscles. Yoga requires that one should hold mild pose and by doing so certain muscles flex or others stretch to generate flexibility and relaxation.
Exercises like Partial crunches help to make your back and stomach muscles stronger. What you have to do is just lie down on the mat, your feet must be flat now put your hands at the back of your neck. Squeeze your stomach muscles and try to lift your shoulders from the floor then hold for few seconds after that slowly put your lower back down. Repeat this exercise for at least eight times. In wall sits exercise you just need to stand at least ten to twelve inches away from the wall then incline your back aligned with the wall. Now gradually slide down awaiting your knee completely bent while pressing your lower back into the wall. After few seconds try to cautiously slide your back up from the wall. While doing waist twists put your hands stress-free at your sides then move backward and forward your right arm and then left arm. In knee to chest stretch exercise lie on your back while keeping your feet flat on the floor. With the help of both hands try to pull your one knee and then compress it to your chest. Now hold for few seconds. Again return to your starting position and repeat this exercise for your opposite leg.
The things which actually alleviate back pain are as follows; one should avoid too much bed rest as it should not be more than three days, one should keep on doing simple exercises like walking, always try to maintain a good posture because one’s poor posture is actually putting strain on back.