Can anyone help.

Old 03-03-2012, 02:53 AM
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Hi everyone. Wanted to know if there was anyone out there that can help me out. Does anyone know of a good way to firm up the stomach area without doing sit-ups. I have brocken my tailbone twice and I'm unable to do situps but need to get rid of my stomach, or to just firm it. I would be very grateful for any ideas. Thanks.

Starting weight 150lbs.
Cirrent weight 146lbs.
Goal weight 125lbs
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Old 03-03-2012, 03:05 AM
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Couple to get you started.
Hanging Hip/Leg raise

Don't forget the rest of your core muscles. Waist exercises.
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Old 03-03-2012, 01:47 PM
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If you have access to a pool, put on a pair of water shoes or old tennis shoes and walk back and forth in chest deep water. You have to keep a stable "core" to do it and use muscles which support the back and the abs together. Plus it has a nice high calorie burn!
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Go to your local library and borrow a Pilates DVD or a book about Pilates. It is very 'core-intensive' and yet you don't have to do crunches or sit-ups. There is a Pilates routine that approximates that but never requires you to sit up.
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Old 03-04-2012, 07:03 PM
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thanks i will try that.
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Old 04-07-2012, 05:02 AM
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What about laying on your bed w/your feet on the floor and lift your legs -would the bed be cushy enough for your tailbone? Just a thought.
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Keep avoid fat and healthy foods items
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