This exercise strengthens the buttocks muscles, which support the
back and help you lift with your legs.
- Lie flat on your stomach with your arms at your
- Slowly tighten your buttocks muscles and hold the position
(not your breath) for about 6 seconds. Relax slowly.
- Repeat 8 to 12
- You may need to place a small pillow under your stomach for
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
February 15, 2012
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