exercise

walking [longevity live]

Walking barefoot on the beach sand isn’t only fun. It is also incredibly good for you! Nothing relaxes me more than a long walk on the beach. I see it as an all-in-one exercise because it’s food for your soul and your body. Doing regular walking is a treat for your

mobility is [longevity live]

Mobility is often the missing link in most people’s fitness routine. Whilst you’re lifting heavier and sweating more you might be on the fast track to a stiff and immobile body. And I am not talking about being flexible either. You need both, particularly as you get older. If you increase

functional fitness | Longevity LIVE

You’re a regular gym goer with a toned body. Yet taking the stairs and standing up leaves you in pain. This means you are most likely not practicing functional fitness. These type of exercises trains your muscles to help you do everyday activities safely and efficiently. Functional fitness focuses on

morning routines [longevity live]

Morning routines are habits that we can create to make our day feel easier and run smoother. However, many think that there is a secret morning routine to follow. When in actual fact, there is no set way, you just have to do what makes you feel good. The point

successful people | Longevity live

Whenever you hear about a successful person, you also hear about his/her routine. From reading several newspapers to following a healthy diet, accomplished people go through the same motions every day. And their routine almost always includes physical activity, especially in the morning. Did you know that regular exercise has

kettlebell squats [longevity live]

Kettlebell squats and the way you hold the weight makes a big difference to your workout. Squats are difficult to perfect on their own, but adding a weight makes them a lot harder. Try weighted squats with your kettlebell in the rack position. This is when you rest the weight in front

healthiest [longevity live]

Healthiest change anybody could make, particularly with their body, is to change the way they think and feel. Keeping a smile on your face because you feel good, will not only fuel your mental and physical wellbeing. It will also fuel your self-esteem. A naturopathic physician and functional medicine expert in nutrition,

choose [longevity live]

Choose an experience that will have a life-long impact, rather than a short-lived one. Tons of different fitness, meditation, health and wellness retreats are opening up around the world. And fewer people are opting for self-indulgent Summer vacations. They cost an arm and a leg, and your waistline usually doesn’t

beware [longevity live]

Beware of exercising to the point of it being unhealthy. I know, it sounds weird because society lets us believe that more exercise is always better. And yes, there’s no denying it. Exercise is great for you, but it’s also very possible to overdo it. Sometimes too much exercise gets

signs [longevity live]

Signs that you need a rest day show up differently for every person. However, it’s really important that you know which signs to look out for. Resting is just as important, if not more so than your next rep or interval. We’ve all been there. Just when you’re getting back into your new