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Depend on swimming strokes, with strokes that side or back pointing to bottom should be good exercise for lumbar lordosis. But face pointing to bottom strokes may cause increase the overarching of a lower back, thus for freestyle and breast strokes if pain is noticed then try other strokes.

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