Five Pillars of Health: Moderate Exercise
Moderate exercise is important for our health. It keeps our organs functioning and our immune system strong. It helps us achieve four essentials of fitness: suppleness, stamina, strength and stability
Five Pillars of Health: Balanced Diet
Food is our sustenance and a balanced diet should be a source of health providing joy as well as nutrition
Five Pillars of Health: Adequate Breathing
Breathing is the first and last thing we do. In yoga practice, it is called Pranayama: the regulation of the breath through certain techniques and exercise. Mindful breathing exercises can be a tool for developing the capacity for attention and mindfulness. Breathing is simple and always there for us. It is a source of energy, relaxation, and calm when needed. By bringing awareness to something we do automatically, all day, every day, breathing can help anchor us in the present moment and provide a pathway to improved health and well-being
The Five Pillars of Health
Five Pillars of Health that can promote wellness and well-being:
1. Adequate Breathing
2. Balanced Diet
3. Moderate Exercise
4. Restful Sleep
5. Positive thinking
We will be exploring each pillar in more detail in future articles, but here are six simple rituals to get you started today
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Nutrition for Better Sleep
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Wellness and well-being aren't about hard-to-follow programmes or logging your every move. They're about self-care.
Anti-Inflammatory Foods and Spices
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Natural Ways to Alieviate PCOS
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Yoga is thought by many to be a "timeless Indian discipline". Recent research challenges this common assumption. Modern yoga classes, as now taught all around the world, could actually be the product of 19th century Scandinavian gymnastics as much as ancient Indian philosophy.