I'm having bad lower back pains, it hurts to bend down even to reach my shoes. Can you suggest any stretches?


I haven't had any injuries and haven't been lifting anything heavy. But the pain is pretty bad even sitting at my desk at work. Every so often I get a minor spasm which is excruciating.

4 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Lie on the floor, lift one leg toward your chin (bending your knees) alternately 5 times or so with each one. Then, you can try it lifting both legs.

    Sit in a chair with your hands behind your head and lower your head between your knees a few times if it's not painful.

  • reando
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

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  • ~~
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    You need to lay on ice. Itll take swelling down. If youve done some squatting or bending, itll stress out those lower back muscles. I wouldnt do any stretches, Id just keep the ice on and wear a back brace if you can when youre up on your feet.

  • 1 decade ago

    try to do some bar fix exercises

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