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Consider stretching after you exercise — when your muscles are warm and receptive to stretching.
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Stretching can improve flexibility and range of motion about a joint.
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Pools that are used for physical therapy typically have warmer water to help relax muscles and make stretching exercises easier.
Conversely, a warm bath or shower may help prepare your muscles for stretching exercises that can reduce pain.
The tubing provides resistance when stretched.
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