Exercise and Fitness

Yoga Plus Grounding: A Powerful Wellness Combination

Yoga Plus Grounding: A Powerful Wellness Combination

Grounding yourself is a mechanism by which you’re able to stabilize your energies, center your mind, and focus on the moment. As a result, you’re able to take a deep breath, step back, and focus on you for that very moment – no matter the time and place.

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Brains Become More ‘Plastic’ After Exercise

Posted by on October 30, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Health with 0 Comments
Brains Become More ‘Plastic’ After Exercise

New research has found that memory and motor skills are increased after just thirty minutes of exercise.

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Boost Your Memory by Weight Lifting For Just 20 Minutes A Day

Posted by on October 5, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Health, Prevention with 0 Comments
Boost Your Memory by Weight Lifting For Just 20 Minutes A Day

New research from the Georgia Institute of Technology finds that younger adults who lift weights not only strengthen their muscles but their brains, too. The best part: It only takes a session or two to get the benefits of better memory.

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Yoga helps war veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder

Posted by on September 17, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Healing & Natural Remedies, Health with 0 Comments
Yoga helps war veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder

It’s no secret that yoga can aid mental well-being. What is more, it can help soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, according to new research.

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Your Personal FitScope: Numerology for Optimal Exercise

Your Personal FitScope: Numerology for Optimal Exercise

A FitScope is intuitive fitness advice based on numerology. A simple calculation helps you incorporate optimized fitness into your life with ease and grace.

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Three Short Walks Reverse Harmful Effects Of 3 Hours Of Prolonged Sitting

Posted by on September 10, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Health with 0 Comments
Three Short Walks Reverse Harmful Effects Of 3 Hours Of Prolonged Sitting

People who sit for prolonged periods, for example office workers at a desk, have a higher chance of experiencing negative health conditions but a study by scientists at Indiana University suggests that just 3 walks of 5 minutes distributed throughout 3 hours of prolonged sitting reverses harm caused to leg arteries.

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How to lose 2lbs in a week

How to lose 2lbs in a week

Many people are on a look out for realistic weight loss methods that promise reduction in weight quickly. The long processes of weight loss are actually becoming the main reason for people to lose interest in such plans and routines and thus ignore many steps among the ones that they have to necessarily perform. There […]

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Prolonged Sitting Wrecks Your Health: Here’s What You Can Do About It

Prolonged Sitting Wrecks Your Health: Here’s What You Can Do About It

Excess sitting may lead to physical health problems, but studies show it may harm your mental health as well. Science now shows us that temporary vigorous exercise cannot compensate for the damage incurred by prolonged daily sitting.

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Exercise Activity Increases Gut Bacteria

Posted by on June 10, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Health, Prevention with 0 Comments
Exercise Activity Increases Gut Bacteria

Mainstream research is finally lending its credibility to gut microbiota, immunity and the gut-brain connection. Now we’re learning how gut health is impacted by physical activity

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How to customize your cardio workout

Written by on June 6, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Health with 0 Comments
How to customize your cardio workout

Are you tired of spending those minutes on a treadmill or simply walking down the street? These are the most common forms of workouts that people usually get used to. Most of them also consider this to be a part of the cardio exercises that they need to perform before performing the actual workout routine. […]

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3-Step Fat Detox: Niacin, Exercise and Sauna

3-Step Fat Detox: Niacin, Exercise and Sauna

The average person likely has more than 500 times higher levels of toxins in their bodies than blood serum figures reveal. A 3-step regimen has been shown to be effective.

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Energetic Walking Found to Increase Brain Size, Preserve Cognition

Posted by on March 30, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Health, Prevention with 0 Comments
Energetic Walking Found to Increase Brain Size, Preserve Cognition

Taking a brisk walk just a few times a week could be enough to increase the size of your brain and even help stave off age-related dementia, according to recent research. A new study from researchers with the University of Pittsburgh found those who walked for 40 minutes, three times a week reaped the benefits of a larger hippocampus—the brain’s “memory hub”.

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American Heart Month: The Joyful Heart Lifestyle

American Heart Month: The Joyful Heart Lifestyle

  February 2014 marks the 50th Anniversary of Proclamation 3566, a document signed by President Lyndon Baines Johnson designating February as American Heart Month, which succeeding presidents have signed every year since. The American Heart Association, the Centers for Disease Control, and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, active advocates for heart health, feature heart health […]

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Sitting Is Bad For Your Health; Light Exercise Provides Health Benefits

Posted by on January 25, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness with 0 Comments
Sitting Is Bad For Your Health; Light Exercise Provides Health Benefits

Doctors are urging the millions of people who work at a desk all day to stand up or walk around the office. Our couch-potato lifestyle is killing us at about the same rate as smoking. And it’s not just sitting around at home; it’s also our sit-for-hours workdays that are part of an unhealthy sedentary lifestyle.

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78-Year-Old Vegan Bodybuilder Might Make You Reconsider Your Diet

Posted by on January 12, 2014 in Exercise and Fitness, Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
78-Year-Old Vegan Bodybuilder Might Make You Reconsider Your Diet

As science continues to shed light on the health benefits associated with eating less meat and more ‘earthly’ foods like organic fruits and vegetables, more people around the globe are making a transition to a vegetarian and/or vegan diet for a variety of reasons. There is a reason why a plant-based diet can help prevent over over 60% of chronic disease deaths.

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