Has knee pain been keeping you from the things you love to do most?
Don’t let knee pain get the best of you!
Try these simple exercises to help strengthen your knees and reduce chronic pain.
Those suffering from chronic knee pain know that it can have a profound impact on everything you do. It can be frustrating and exhausting, and even the most ordinary, everyday activities become obstacles. It can hold you back, and make you less independent in your own life. Fortunately, there are simple things you can do at home to help alleviate your knee pain, and keep it from coming back.
Research shows that daily exercise helps improve chronic knee pain and your overall knee health. This means more time doing things you enjoy, less time healing, and better chances for a full recovery. Regular exercise may even help you avoid risky medications or surgery.
Exercise is one of the easiest, most effective ways to overcome knee pain for good, and keep your joints healthy and strong. The various causes of knee pain might include an injury or damage to the soft tissues, aging, or simply not getting enough regular exercise. Especially after an injury, it is important to continue moving it to maintain range of motion and prevent the buildup of tough scar tissue.
A few minutes with these daily exercises can dramatically improve the health of your knees. No fancy equipment needed, you can start with these simple exercises at home! For each of these exercises, you can simply lay flat on your back on a carpeted floor or yoga mat.