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Towel Stretch

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For the towel stretch exercise:

  1. Place a rolled towel under the ball of your foot, holding the towel at both ends.
  2. Gently pull the towel toward you while keeping your knee straight.
  3. Hold this position for 15 to 30 seconds.

Repeat 2 to 4 times.

Talk with your doctor or physical therapist if you have questions about how to do this or any other exercise.

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Gavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery
Current as of July 9, 2013

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: July 09, 2013
This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.

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