Restorative and Yin Yoga

Yoga Videos for Helping Manage Back Pain and Upper Back Pain

Leslie Perryman • October 24, 2016
As we carry on through our hectic day to day lives, we all too often fail to understand how our body's respond to stress. The stress that we cope with doesn't just go away, we actually carry it within our body; it stores itself in our muscles, particularly the muscles of our upper back, and this muscle tension can lead to tremendous pain and discomfort. Regular yoga practice can assist in relaxing your muscles to eliminate much of this upper back pain, restoring comfort and ridding your body of the pain you struggle to cope with.Yin Yoga for the Lower Back by Kassandra Reinhardt
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1. Gentle Full Body Yoga Flow
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Feel "forever young" with this gentle yoga flow that brings energy and vitality into your being. Grokker expert Sherry Zak Morris provides accessible sequences to help you increase your flexibility, build your stamina, and improve your strength. This class is designed with the 50+ age group in mind, but great for anyone looking for a gentle, full body class.
2. Yoga and Pilates Fusion: Relieve Back Tension
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This class is perfect for those days where you're feeling tension in your upper or lower back. Whether you work at desk all day or have been taking on a lot of strenuous activity, allow Grokker expert Tammy Mittell to guide you through this gentle pilates and yoga sequence that will ease your pain, and leave you feeling refreshed and relaxed.
3. Neck and Shoulder Pain
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If you have neck or shoulder tension from long hours at your computer or other kinds of physical or mental stress, Tara shows you a few simple yoga poses to help release tension.
4. Seated Therapeutics for the Neck and Shoulders
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Release deep tension through the neck and shoulders to help alleviate pain and improve posture. You can adapt these seated postures to maintain an open chest and centered mind throughout your work day by substituting a chair for the bolster, or even come to standing to increase circulation through the lower body while you align the upper back. Allow Yoga Expert Morgan Levay to guide your body into a state of soft strength as you unwind the muscles along your spine.
5. Workplace Wellness: Relieve Back Pain
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How would you like to soothe back pain in just 5 minutes? Whether you're sitting all day or performing repetitive motions, Grokker expert Christina Robohm will guide you through effective, low-impact stretches designed to help relieve and re-strengthening strained back muscles.
6. Back Pain
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Having some pain in your lower back? Try out these yoga poses which can help relieve the tension.
7. Supported Restorative Forward Bends
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Restorative yoga takes many forms and in this class Judith Hanson Lasater will guide you through supported forwards bends and meditation. These two elements make a perfect pairing because forward bends lead us naturally and intuitively towards a meditative state. As a result of this practice you'll feel more open and aligned back body.
8. Yin for the Upper Body
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Upper body tension is common problem after a rough day at work. This Grokker Premium video will help you release tension in the upper back and shoulders. Grokker Yoga Expert, Matece Skow, focuses on helping to lengthen and free deep connective tissues through the spine in this all levels practice.
9. Yoga For Back Pain - Alleviate Back Pain, Back Tension, & Sciatica Pain
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Beginners Yoga: Yoga for a Healthy Strong Back. Relieve Back Pain, Back Tension, Sciatica Pain, and Strengthen your Back with Yoga! Learn how to Naturally Relieve Tension & Pain in Your Back, in this Restorative Meditative Short Yoga Video. Certified Yoga Instructor Jaclyn Howell from Austin TX, leads this Yoga flow. This is a Beginners level instructional Yoga class.
10. Yoga For Arthritis Pain Relief
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Stiff, achy, swollen joints can keep us from moving and exercising. But Motion is Lotion and movement is the Antidote to Aging. These gentle yoga movements were specifically designed to increase prana flow into your muscles, bones and joints so that you can move more freely with less pain.
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