With easy-to-do stretches for increased flexibility and carefully designed weight training for increased strength, the "Healthy Hip Handbook" includes everything needed to turn a painful hip into a sturdy and strong joint capable of conquering the daily rigors of work and play. There is also a special section tailored for athletes who are looking to get back into the game. Designed for more than just rehab, this book also provides a complete program for maintaining healthy hips while preventing future injury.
END PAIN, REGAIN RANGE OF MOTION AND PREVENT INJURY
Millions of people suffer from debilitating hip conditions each year. With Healthy Hips Handbook, you can make sure this doesn't happen to you.
This friendly manual outlines the causes for common hip conditions, including snapping hip, IT band fasciitis, osteoarthritis and sciatica.
Illustrated with over 300 step-by-step photographs, Healthy Hips Handbook offers easy-to-follow exercises to:
* Build strength
* Improve flexibility
* Hasten recovery
* Avoid future injury
Healthy Hips Handbook also features specially designed programs that keep you from suffering common hip issues (such as groin strain and arthritis) and prepare the body for everything from daily tasks to high-risk sports (such as biking, soccer, jogging and skiing). Follow the approach in this book and you'll be able to quickly get back to being pain free--and stay there.
About the Author
Karl Knopf is the coordinator of the fitness therapist programme at Foothill College of California. He lives in Sunnyvale, California.
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