5 Lower Back Bodyweight Exercises To Ease Off Back Pain And Strengthen The Surrounding Muscles

With a proper routine, you can strengthen your core and gluteal muscles and reduce your injury risk. This workout can be performed with nothing but your body weight. To further protect your low back, maintain an upright, engaged posture while on the job and avoid staying in any one position for too long. Low-back pain

Three Ways To Target The Serratus Anterior And Strengthen It For A Better Workout

While it’s not a completely mysterious area—you may have heard it referred to as your “bear hug” muscle. This could be because it’s a mouthful to say or because muscle-themed classes tend to focus on larger muscles or groups of muscles (such as the hamstrings or quadriceps). The serratus anterior is a multi-segmented muscle that

By |2019-06-27T16:50:19+00:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: Health Tips, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Best 5-Minute Warm-Up To Do Before A Strength Workout

When life means you're busy, it's tempting to jump right into your workout to maximise the time you've got. But when you skip a warm-up, you're setting your body up to be less efficient—and potentially end up with an injury. Exercising without a warm-up is a huge no-no. When you are performing strength-training exercises, your

10 The Most Alkaline Foods That Help Balance Body pH

The alkaline base-forming minerals are associated with a significant and rapid increase in blood and urinary pH and a long-term increase in urinary pH after 1 week of supplementation. The ingestion of alkaline mineral-rich fruits and vegetables can help offset the acidogenic nutrients that dominate prevailing diets and thereby regulate an optimum and stable acid-base

By |2019-05-24T14:27:25+00:00May 24th, 2019|Categories: Health Tips, Nutrition, Weight Loss|Tags: , , |

5 Core Exercises to Improve Balance And Stability For A Solid Lift

Core stability is essential to both static and dynamic balance. Unfortunately, many traditional core-training exercises, such as crunches and leg raises, do little to improve stability. To enhance balance, core exercises should be functional, multi planar and involve both single and double leg movements. Core stability is a vital component of balance. These exercises utilise

By |2019-04-30T12:00:28+00:00April 30th, 2019|Categories: Abdominals Exercises, Health Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Boost Your Gut Health With These Top 5 Herbs and Spices

Healthy digestion is crucial for a strong immune system and for a long life. Almost all people are affected by different types of digestive disorders. Every so often we might experience bloating, indigestion, gas, constipation or diarrhoea. Do you recognise any of these symptoms? Often we don’t pay attention to them or don’t see them

By |2019-04-29T14:40:48+00:00April 29th, 2019|Categories: Diet, Health Tips, Nutrition|Tags: , , , |

Warm Up and Cool Down For Total Body Healing Using a Foam Roller With 6 Exercises

Chances are you already know all about the benefits of foam rolling for your workouts. But if you just use a foam roller to rehab injured muscles, you’re not getting the most out of it. The foam roller may be one of the best training tools at your disposal. When you know how to foam roll

By |2019-04-04T15:18:33+00:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Health Tips, Workout Routine|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Try This 6 Move Bodyweight Test to Help Find and Fix Your Weak Spots For A Better Lift

You’ve heard about symmetry before: It’s a mathematical principle that denotes exact equality on two sides. Some elementary school teacher probably taught you about all of this years ago, and you likely haven’t thought about symmetry since. But you should, and especially when it comes to running, because an asymmetrical body could be the culprit

By |2019-04-02T14:37:03+00:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Health Tips, Workout Routine|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

6 Stretching Exercises to Help Reduce And Relieve Lower Back Pain

Lower Back Pain (LBP) affects most people at some point in their lives. In a majority of cases, LBP can be significantly reduced or completely relieved with Pilates. The combination of deep abdominal strengthening, postural awareness, and release and stretching exercises makes Pilates extremely effective in the prevention and treatment of LBP. The Neutral Spine

By |2019-03-14T19:19:39+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: Health Tips, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , |

How To Workout With Sciatica Using These 8 Relaxing Yoga Poses That Offer Relief

Are you dealing with shooting pains or numbness from sciatica? Discomfort is caused when the sciatic nerve (which runs from the lower spine down the back of each leg) gets pinched. It can be caused by an injury such as a slipped disk or pelvic fracture, pregnancy, or tight muscles in the lower back, hips,

By |2019-01-27T13:58:15+00:00January 27th, 2019|Categories: Health Tips, Workout Routine, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |