Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Americans infected with rare virus carried by rats > Health-in-Motion 22 July 2015 Back pain exercise Stretching your hamstring will ease back pain. Lie on your back with one leg straight and the other bent, but with the foot flat on the floor. Now try to straighten you leg while keeping your back flat against the floor. Hold that position for ten seconds and release it slowly. Repeat the sequence ten times. 0 Health-e News is South Africa’s award-winning dedicated health news service producing news and in-depth analysis for the country’s print and television media. More: Daily Dose: Americans infected with rare virus carried by ratsHealth-in-Motion advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news News Win R5 000 with the Health of the Nation Survey Medical CT teen desperately needs bone marrow transplant Medical Blood test may predict chances of surviving Ebola Partner Content Food going bad before its sell-by date? Time to rearrange your fridge (and stop wasting food) Lifestyle Secondhand smoke bad for pets as well Medical Americans infected with rare virus carried by rats From our sponsors Cipla today announced the launch of its innovative inhaler called Synchrobreathe. Live healthier How loud is too loud? » Heal your hearing Pain relievers linked to hearing loss in women FDA approves balloon device to clear Eustachian tube SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Our ears perform quite a complex job – not only are they responsible for helping us hear, they also assist with balance. Get back into your healthy habits » 7 beach sports to keep you active 7 reasons to start running Here's how to get yourself back into exercise after a break 5 ways to kickstart your fitness routine in 2017 With the festive season at an end, getting back into your fitness routine should be a breeze with these five steps.