Joint and back pain can really drain out your energy & slow us down both physically and emotionally in our everyday life. To feel comfortable in daily life when you’re living with chronic pain, requires becoming really good at balancing the two: stretching and strengthening. Stretching out your muscles when they are sore can feel amazing, but […]

Yoga is an excellent choice for sustainable weight loss. It uses your own body weight to develop every muscle of your body. The yoga asanas stretch, strengthen and tone your muscles all at the same time leading to a leaner and more flexible body. As with any weight loss plan, your food intake is highly […]

So you have just decided to start Yoga. The first 30 days of Yoga are critical. You want to develop a taste for Yoga that should last a lifetime. Everyone has their own reasons for starting and everyone starts at different levels. The first month should be spent getting your foundation rock solid, so you […]

A lot of people think of the “core” as being your abdominal muscles and not much more. In actuality, the core is a group of more than 30 muscles, all working together to stabilize and move the human body. The core works with every step you take, and provides the stable base needed to project […]

Poor digestion is usually one of the root causes of many ailments and imbalances. It’s not unusual for a poorly performing system to retain 10 – 20 pounds of old toxic and poisonous matter!! The principles of Yoga help in regulating this important bodily function effectively. There are 4 basic parts of digestion: Ingestion, Breakdown, […]

What is a stretch Simply put, a stretch consists of taking a muscle through its full range of extension. However its not quite that simple, there are at least 2 major types of stretching. One is dynamic (like rotating your torso to warm up the back) and the other is passive (like holding a split). […]