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4 Things Harvard Researchers Have to Say About Yoga
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4 Things Harvard Researchers Have to Say About Yoga

Yoga is an ancient exercise practice that dates back to the fifth century. The word “yoga” means “to unite” or “to attach.” It was used by Indians over thousands of years to improve health and increase longevity. However, it also encompasses a mental and spiritual aspect that makes it an […]

Four Non-Physical Benefits of Yoga
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Four Non-Physical Benefits of Yoga

Working out is all about getting in shape. With most exercises, it’s about getting in physical shape. But that’s not the case with Yoga. Although every workout routine has this or that additional benefit that’s non-physical, Yoga is exclusively more tilted towards non-physical benefits as compared to any other form […]

6 Ways Yoga Helps Kids Excel in Sports
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6 Ways Yoga Helps Kids Excel in Sports

Yoga is the latest rage in children's after school activities. This was popular chiefly among the adults earlier, but today, even the kids practice it. Though this is a significant part of the culture today, there are many who still think that yoga is nothing apart from a few stretching […]

10 Simple Techniques to Release Stress
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10 Simple Techniques to Release Stress

When you continue adding air to a balloon, it becomes bigger and bigger until it can take no more and, with a loud bang, it gives in to the pressure. Not much remains afterwards. Stress has the same effect on people. Too much, and harmful effects will surely follow. But […]

Should You Push on Through Yoga Injuries?
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Should You Push on Through Yoga Injuries?

A yoga class is commonly used to prevent injury in the first place through increasing your flexibility. There are those occasions where you'll actually cause a soft tissue injury by pushing yourself to the max. Injuries won't necessarily cripple you, though. In many cases, it will hurt but it won't […]

Cool Yoga Poses for Improving Your Surf Skills
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Cool Yoga Poses for Improving Your Surf Skills

Nothing ruins a surf vacation like constantly wiping out and never catching the waves you want. It highlights a weakness on your part. The chances are it's either your muscle power or balance which is letting you down. Believe it or not yoga can really help you develop your power […]