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By Suzanne Martin

No time to workout? No challenge! With fold-out workout charts and an workout DVD, the 15-Minute health sequence offers readers every thing they should squeeze average workout periods into even the main traumatic day. Stretching is without doubt one of the so much important-and so much neglected-components of each work out. With the 15 Minute Stretching exercise session you could learn how to stretch like a professional!

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Carrying on down the body, the abdomen becomes lax and the low back becomes tighter. A domino effect continues on into the legs, shortening the front of the thighs and creating a loose area around the glutes. The endresult is an off-center line, with tight calves causing the body weight to fall back into the heels (see p14). It’s no wonder joints wear out before their time. We’re all living longer, so our joints—which are a key factor in our quality of life—are important to us. The value of healthy posture cannot be stressed too much.

Reach your arms beyond your head on the floor and clasp your hands. Inhale and stretch your hands and feet away from each other. Simultaneously press your low back and ribs against the floor. press the low back down 2 Exhale as you relax, then inhale and stretch again. Finally, exhale and relax one more time. indd 46 86BB$'LQGG 16/2/09 23:51:42  stabilizing “W’s” 47 3 “W’s” Stay on your back. Reach your arms out to the sides and bend your elbows to 90° with the backs of your hands and forearms toward the floor.

Stretching for healthy posture means fighting against the pull of gravity. If we do not work against gravity’s pull, then the longer we live, the more bent and deformed we become. A typical gravitational pull creates a forward-jutting chin, a tight chest, and rounded shoulders. Carrying on down the body, the abdomen becomes lax and the low back becomes tighter. A domino effect continues on into the legs, shortening the front of the thighs and creating a loose area around the glutes. The endresult is an off-center line, with tight calves causing the body weight to fall back into the heels (see p14).

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