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What is Yoga Therapy?

What is Yoga Therapy?

What is Yoga Therapy? Yoga therapy is making use of yoga, postures, meditation and pranayama, to assist the body with healing and balance.  There are certain aspects of yoga that have shown to have healing properties.  It is important to understand that these practices are not for treating or healing medical conditions, but they can supplement traditional therapy.  Always consult your doctor before trying yoga therapy.  This article will look at a few medical conditions where yoga therapy may help.

A Breakdown of 9 Popular Styles of Yoga

A Breakdown of 9 Popular Styles of Yoga

A Breakdown of 9 Popular Styles of Yoga There are many different types of yoga to choose from whether you’re looking for a more physically challenging or a relaxing, meditative class. So how does one go about choosing the most suitable style? We suggest trying a few different styles before deciding on a favourite, but even if you’re an established yogi it’s a good idea to explore different styles to challenge yourself and break out of your comfort zone. Hatha…

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Why Yoga Is Good For You

Why Yoga Is Good For You

Why Yoga Is Good For You Yoga has been around for more than 5000 years, and the fact that it is still around today is testament to just how amazing it is. But before you think that yoga is just for hippies, or is all about stretching, think again! Yoga does a lot more than just tone muscles and burn calories, it’s a complete mind-body workout that combines building muscles with meditation, and deep breathing with building flexibility while promoting…

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The Benefits of Yoga

The Benefits of Yoga

The Benefits of Yoga Enlightenment comes from within, and yoga is one way of getting lit, and getting fit! It’s not just for hippies, it is not ‘just stretching’ and it is certainly a lot more than lying on a mat going OHHHHMMMM. Let’s take a look at what yoga can do for you and why it is so beneficial. Yoga teaches you to breathe You might think you’re breathing all the time, so why do you need to learn…

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The Scientifically Proven Benefits of Yoga

The Scientifically Proven Benefits of Yoga

The Scientifically Proven Benefits of Yoga An ancient practise which aims to bring together the body and mind, yoga incorporates breathing exercises, meditation, and poses of the body to encourage a reduction in stress and increase relaxation. Said to improve overall mental health and physical wellbeing, here are 8 scientifically proven benefits of yoga. Relieves Anxiety Those who suffer with anxiety often report feelings of distress for seemingly no reason, but since yoga encourages mindfulness and inner peace, many sufferers…

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