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Pilates has been around since the 1920s, and is now making a comeback. It is a whole-body workout that strengthens the abs and back, and straightens the posture - making you look and feel taller. This book provides instructions and clear photos.
This book teaches the basics of the Pilates method of fitness, a whole body workout that strengthens the abs and back and straightens the posture. Practiced worldwide by dance companies, physical therapists, and health clubs, the method is especially good for pregnant women, for people who have special fitness needs because of chronic back pain, joint stress, or obesity, and for anyone wishing to prevent osteoporosis.