Arthritic and general back pain can be alleviated through practice of yoga postures that stretch and strengthen the muscles around the vertebrae. Use Back Strengthening Poses to strengthen the muscles around the spine, as well as to activate the kidneys and tonify the body. Use Back Releasing Poses to reduce tension and muscle pain and to increase spinal mobility.
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