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Barriers to Exercise - Fear

In this informative and reassuring video, we tackle the common barrier of fear of getting hurt when it comes to exercise. For many people, the fear of getting injured or reinjuring themselves can be a major obstacle to starting or maintaining an exercise routine. But with the right approach and mindset, this barrier can be overcome. Firstly, we highlight the importance of working with a physical therapist to develop a safe and effective exercise program. A physical therapist can assess your individual needs and limitations and provide you with customized exercises that are tailored to your specific goals and conditions. Secondly, we emphasize the importance of starting with exercises that you are comfortable with. It's important to listen to your body and avoid pushing yourself too hard too soon, as this can increase the risk of injury. Finally, we encourage viewers to gradually progress their exercises over time, gradually increasing the intensity, duration, and difficulty of their workouts as they get stronger and more confident. This gradual approach can help reduce the risk of injury and build confidence and competence in your ability to exercise safely and effectively. This video provides you with the necessary tools and strategies to overcome the barrier of fear of getting hurt and make exercise a regular part of your life. Whether you're a beginner on your fitness journey or seeking to conquer a prior injury, this video is your guide to reaching your fitness goals safely and effectively. So don't wait any longer, watch this video now and embark on your path towards a healthier, happier you! Please note that the information presented in this video is for educational and informational purposes only and should not be considered medical advice. It is important to always consult with a licensed healthcare provider, such as a physical therapist, before starting any new exercise program, especially if you have any concerns about your health or injury history. This video is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.

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