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Are there any stretches that will "magically heal" my back?
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In brief: No
No, back pain is a slow process.

In brief: No
No, back pain is a slow process.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Kevin Stone
Sports Medicine
In brief: Depends
I would advise seeing a licensed physical therapist so an evaluation can be performed to see what are the contributing factors that are causing your back pain.
Appropriate stretches and core strengthening exercises that are relevant to your condition can then be prescribed. Also appropriate manual techniques can be performed by the therapist to correct joint and muscle imbalances.

In brief: Depends
I would advise seeing a licensed physical therapist so an evaluation can be performed to see what are the contributing factors that are causing your back pain.
Appropriate stretches and core strengthening exercises that are relevant to your condition can then be prescribed. Also appropriate manual techniques can be performed by the therapist to correct joint and muscle imbalances.
Dr. Kevin Stone
Dr. Kevin Stone
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Dr. Douglas Linville II
Magical? No. Within the realm of reality? Try Pilates/PiYo/Yoga. Also, the above works great! ;-)
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