Yoga, which comes from the Sanskrit yuj word meaning "union," originated in India more than 5,000 years ago. There are many forms of yoga, but in general, yoga focuses on breathing techniques (pranayama), postures (asanas), flexibility, and... Read more
When I first started running, I felt sore and tight, despite stretching thoroughly afterwards. I started thinking that running wasn't meshing well with my yoga practice. Yoga helped me loosen my muscles, but running only seemed to tighten them. A... Read more
Is stress wearing you down? Are your muscles tense and your posture less than perfect? Bringing yoga, a touch of Eastern culture, into your Western lifestyle may be the perfect answer to help you unwind both your body and mind.
People of all age... Read more
Although yoga has been around for thousands of years, it's become increasingly popular recently and has undergone quite the makeover. There are intense, sweaty styles of yoga that make the muscles of even the fittest people tremble; there are gen... Read more
We all know how important goal setting is to reaching our dreams. From walking four times a week to eating more fruits and veggies, declaring your healthy intentions is an awesome way to make positive changes in your life.
But if you’re lo... Read more
New to the app. I'm a new mom and just had my baby boy 4 months ago. About a month and a half ago I decided to change my eating habits completely for me and my son. And exercise 5 days a week! I also breastfeed. :) HI!... Read more
Hello. Im new to this. I just had a baby December last year and i am ready to start slowly losing weight as i am not at the mark where i can really excerise and lose a lot. Baby steps right?? So my goal is to lose 50lbs by july!!!... Read more
Just started today had a baby almost 5 months ago and recovering from a broken ankle that I had surgery on so I have screws and a plate. Looking for exercises that I can do to lose about 30 lbs. Any suggestions would be appreciated !!... Read more
Didn't get a chance to do yoga yesterday, and since one of my goals this month is to do it 3x/week I'm dragging my exhausted butt upstairs for some unscheduled yoga. I'm overwhelmed with things I have to do, hopefully this will help!... Read more
This past week I had lower back troubles with painradiating down both legs down onto my feet. Neverin my life did I ever feel pain like this. I did researchand I am not a big fan of medicine, so I turned my completeattention to Yoga and the differe... Read more
There are many kinds of yoga, and many are very athletic and challenging. Some forms of yoga focus on deep stretching. Some types of yoga focus on meditation and relaxation. Below are some descriptions of this type of yoga.What is Yoga? The word... Read more
Pregnancy can bring on all kinds of aches and pains in a woman's body. Exercising throughout pregnancy can help with some of these aches and pains, but sometimes it is hard to find a safe and effective pregnancy workout. Hilaria Baldwin, certifie... Read more
A growing number of people are overweight and obese, but you wouldn't know it by flipping through a magazine, watching TV or going to the movies. Thin is still "in" when it comes to models, actors, advertisements and yes, even exercise. We've known f... Read more
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