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Exercises for Rotator Cuff Tendinitis
Exercises for Rotator Cuff Tendinitis. The rotator cuff is where four groups of tendons form a cap at the top of the humerus bone. This area can become inflamed due to loose joints, overuse or heavy lifting. There are a number of stretching and strength-building exercises that help heal tendinitis in this area. It is best to start slowly and gradually build up strength. Stretching and warming up the rotator cuff area can promote blood flow to the area and enhance the healing process.
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8.These are isometric exercises. That means u contract your muscles without actually moving. Push forward (Flex): Stand facing a wall or doorjamb, about 6 in. (15.2 cm) or less back. Hold your affected arm against your body. Make a closed fist with your thumb on top and gently push your hand forward into the wall with about 25% to 50% of your strength. Don't let your body move backward as you push. Hold for 5 seconds. Repeat 8 to 12 times. Push backward (Extend): Stand with your back