Five Element Yoga® Practices
February 19, 2022
Joint health is fundamental for flowing with ease, comfort and grace in the body. The joints tend to lose flexibility due to reduced amounts of lubricating fluids, hormonal shifts, and cartilage thins as we age. Here are some easy tips to incorporate into your life to increase the happiness of your joints! 1. Drink More Water: Possibly THE most important thing to do if you have PAIN or DISCOMFORT in...
The Vagus Nerve is the largest nerve in the body as it wanders through, innervating most of the organs and systems: think 'superhighway'. This nerve plays a central role in emotional and physical health and well-being because it carries information and signals throughout the body and is also the main parasympathetic nerve. Activating the Vagus Nerve is easy. Try these simple techniques to strengthen and balance your Vagus Nerve.  ...
Opens the chest, shoulders, ribs. Helps to roll shoulders backwards. Fosters expanded and deepened breath. Stimulates thymus gland to aid in immune health and balance. Strengthens the upper back combating the 'slouch'. Stretches muscles of the neck and the Vagus Nerve in the neck. Stimulates Vagal Tone with stretching and compressing in chest, lungs, heart, stomach, liver, kidneys, navel organs. HOW TO (Listen to your body and its messages as...
Reach for better rest when you add these bedtime yoga poses to your sleep routine. BY STEVE CALECHMAN JULY 21, 2020 Before the pandemic, 25% of Americans suffered from acute insomnia every year, according to a 2018 study from the University of Pennsylvania. We can only assume that number has gone up. Bills, chores, work, technology, and now a global pandemic all conspire to keep our brains constantly on, when...