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Yoga quiz Longevity Live

The key to connecting with your mind, body, and spirit through yoga is to match your practice with your personality and your physical needs. Each style of yoga will give you a different way to connect with its ancient wisdom. Take the quiz below courtesy of The Chopra Centre to find out

How do you go about achieving a flow in your fitness regime? A common question regarding the momentum one is able to achieve in fitness is sometimes phrased: How do I stay in the groove? How can I achieve that fit as a fiddle body? How may I act and

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When it comes to selecting which exercise movements to perform, it’s simply a matter of effectiveness. To be effective when exercising requires masterful execution of such movements.  How you can be more masterful? 1) Anatomy: Each movement has a particular joint around which bones are articulated by a certain group

Today I want to talk about why you need a true training partner. You see many of us take pride in being self-sufficient and taking credit for being a one man band. It’s by no means a bad thing to be able to excel on your own, but at some

exercise and muscle movement

Muscle is a magical tissue providing the means for our every day movement. In this article I will uncover it’s magical workings for you and how these impact on your training! Myosin are microscopic hair like tendrils that act like a hand taking hold of a ladder rung and pulling

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Dr Liz Salada, board-certified internal medicine practitioner, says regular physical activity helps to decrease the symptoms of allergies, as it improves blood flow, which in turn promotes the removal of allergens.  And while you can’t (literally) exercise your allergies away, working out can help to minimise your symptoms. “The improved

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The mind is a powerful tool when it comes to pushing one’s limits; and what’s truly interesting is the mind games we can use to peak performance.  In this column I will shed some light on some useful fitness training tips to trick you into being better in every training

interval training

Many of us want to get in and out the gym as quickly as possible but still have an effective workout. This goal is achievable but will require a bit of planning.  Here I will explain how you can ensure an successful fitness programme using interval training. Cardio & interval training Unlike

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In this article I will discuss 4 easy tips to improving your fitness lifestyle. Many of us want the most out our time when it comes to training and nutrition. This is why gaining a slight edge over what you may have currently been doing is so valuable! Tip #1

Discover Your Body’s Needs Fitness is moving away from the “no pain, no gain” theory, towards a body-centred approach, where individuals are encouraged to listen to their body’s needs and where you find bliss, not punishment. We are also reminded that while gyms serve an important purpose, there is real