Standing about a foot from a wall, place both hands on it at chest level. Place one foot in front of the other, making sure to bend the front knee. With both feet flat on the floor, lean forward until you feel a gentle stretch in your calf. Hold for 15 to 30 seconds, then switch legs. This can be done several times a day. Towel Pick-up Sit in a chair and place a basketball between your inner thighs above your knee. Press your knees and thighs together to squeeze the ball. Your doctor can advise you on how long to do this exercise. You Might Also Like No-Impact Aerobics This finding is the opposite of the thoracic collapse. It represents the inability of the patient to maintain a “chest up” position while under load and undergoing specific movements, irrespective of the stability of the low back. In chronic situations, this finding can contribute to thoracic outlet syndrome, neck pain, and headaches. This finding represents poor posture of your should blades (aka scapulae). This finding indicates that you are chest dominant in your posture with likely tight, forward rolled shoulders and weak mid-back muscles. This can predispose patients to developing chronic rotator cuff tendons, mid-back, shoulder, and neck pain. Oral candida, which is also known as oral thrush, is a condition that occurs when the fungus Candida albicans develops on the inside of the cheeks and the tongue. When too much fungus develops, painful white lesions may grow and even bleed. While the condition is very treatable, it can be of greater concern to those with lower immune systems, such as those with diabetes or the elderly. For this reason, thrush treatments vary based on the age and health of the affected person. Studies suggest 20-30 percent of all people suffer from flat feet. Duck feet, as some may call it, is medically describes as pes planus. Though flatfoot In every body, there is a balance of good as well as bad bacteria in the intestinal track. One of the main causes of yeast overgrowth, medically known as candidiasis, is when taking antibiotics, the antibiotic can destroy the good as well as the bad bacteria which allows yeast to grow. Yeast infections can affect any organ in the body but most commonly will attack the digestive system and the vagina. Cardiopulmonary problems cause left arm pain with fatigue, signaling a life-altering event. It is helpful to remember that other, less harmful conditions produce the same symptoms. If your left arm pain and fatigue is frequent, contact your doctor. Another chronic problem with archsupports is heel slip. Most arch supports come up behind theheel. The foot sits in the cup of the arch support heel. The wallof the arch support, holds the heel slightly forward andtherefore creates a small air space the thickness of the archsupport between the foot and the heel of the shoe. This air spacecauses some slippage in the heel. Another related problems isthat all shoes have a locking point in the heel of the shoe forthe heel bone to fit in and lock. When the thickness of the archsupport raises the foot, it moves out of this built in shoelocking mechanism.