back pain

80 min Intermediate Yin Yoga for Lower Back Pain | Yoga with Dr. Melissa West 421

February 2, 2018 Intermediate Yoga Class
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Yoga for Lower Back Pain A 2012 study in the Journal of Complementary Medicine found that yoga reduces pain, anxiety and depression and improves spinal mobility in patients with chronic lower back pain more effectively than physiotherapy exercises. Low back pain occurs from anywhere below your ribcage to the top of your legs. It can […]

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​30 minute ​Yoga ​Class ​for Back Pain Relief with Special guest Shima Flow Yoga

November 29, 2017 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Back Pain Relief Today we have a special guest on Yoga with Dr. Melissa West, Jodi from Shima Flow Yoga. Jodi is going to take us through a 28 minute yoga practice with poses to relieve lower back pain. Lower back pain affects millions of people every day and can be caused by many things […]

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Back Problems

September 30, 2015 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Do you have back pain and problems? It could be that sitting for prolonged periods of time is causing your back pain and back issues. It is estimated that American adults spend 10 hours a day sitting. That is a lot of time sitting. Did you know that sitting puts more pressure on your spine […]

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Back Pain Relief for a Bulging Disc

April 17, 2013 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Hi Dr. West. I’m 19 years old and I have 2 bulging discs in my back. I do your yoga videos faithfully but I’ve noticed I can’t find any to help back pain. Is there something you would recommend? Today’s Question comes from Alexa in Louisiana Thanks a bunch from down here in Louisiana 🙂 Dear […]

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