Lately I've been on a pretty big neurology kick. Your nervous system is so fascinating! Here's a cool quote that I think really encompasses our discussion today: When viewed mechanically, the human body appears fragile. When viewed neurologically, the human body is complex, INCREDIBLE, and brilliant beyond measure -Shante Cofield (IG: themovementmaestro) Today we'll look … Continue reading Your Three Minds & How to Clear Them.
Yoga in general is great for a number of different conditions and diseases. This is simply because it fosters movement (which is the best kind of medicine), breath, and mindfulness (which help decrease your stress). Healthy movement paired with breath plus the decreased stress from mindfulness can do wonders for your body. Today we'll look at how … Continue reading Yoga for Headaches
Back pain is a pretty common affliction. Most, if not everyone, has experienced it at one point in their life. Here is some easy yoga to help with those times when you have it, or you can use these to help stave it off. This will be pretty different from your standard "Yoga for Low … Continue reading Yoga For Low Back Pain
There are a bunch of different ways to breath in yoga. Pranayama is the umbrella term used to describe all the different yoga breathing techniques. One of the most common breathing techniques, maybe one you've even heard before, is Ujjayi breath. Ujjayi in Sanskrit translates "to be victorious." And that's exactly what this breath accomplishes … Continue reading The Anatomy of Ujjayi Breath
You breathe about 17,000 to 30,000 times a day. Needless to say, breathing is one of the most important movements you make every single moment! Improper breathing can lead to a wealth of biomechanical problems. Sitting is usually the source of our faulty breathing patterns since it impairs the diaphragm and also makes it hard … Continue reading Crocodile Bridge Pose
Whats the #1 thing you do with your entire body everyday? Sit! (If you don't believe me calculate it here) And how do you get from sitting place to sitting place? Walking! Let's face it, sometimes we have to sit, like when we drive or are at work, So why not be a little mindful and … Continue reading Mindful Walking