If You Suffer From Foot, Knee, or Hip Pain, Here Are 6 Exercises to Kill It

Heel Pumper: Jillian Michaels, a famous American personal trainer suggests that people who have pain in the balls of their feet should do this heel pumper exercise. To start this exercise, Jillian says to sit on the bottom step of a set of stairs and place a tennis ball under the heel of each foot. Begin using your body weight to create resistance by leaning your forearms on your knees. Once you’ve done that, start pumping your heels up and down on the tennis balls. Do this exercise for two minutes then walk around and you’ll the tension releasing on the balls of your feet.

Wall Push: The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy states that the wall push exercise is one of the best exercises to do for foot pain. For this exercise, start by facing the wall and put both hands on the wall, make sure they are shoulder height. Then place one foot in front of the other. The front foot should be about 30 cm from the wall. Next, bend your front knee towards the wall while keeping the back knee straight.

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