Meditation has been known for its many positive attributes. Here are 5 exceptional reasons why you should meditate: 1. Minimizes body pains 2. Increases positive emotions 3. Lessens depression 4. Reduces anxiety 5. Refines your ability to regulate your emotions...

Carrot Mango Kiwi Smoothie Recipe This orange beverage will leave you bright-eyed! Crunchy carrot and creamy mango both contain high levels of antioxidants in the form of vitamins A and C.Both boost the immune system and are (yep, the carrot cliche!) good for the eyes. Sneak...

I won't lie, it is not easy. But it should not hurt. One may feel a stretch and you most likely will feel it afterwards, but sharp pains during the practice are not wanted. The exercises done in a yoga class build stamina, strength and...

Yes! Humans start with a breath and end with a breath, feel the importance of breath?We focus on the breath and how to use the diaphragm to breath deeply and steadily. Which helps us to balance the autonomic nervous system, the area of "rest and...

Remember that every body and everybody can do yoga but you have to find what's best for you. The clothes should be comfortable so you can move. You won't be able to do everything on your first class, that's okay!! That's why it's called a...

Yoga, a modern practice rooted in over 5000 years of ancient Indian texts and traditions, continues to gain popularity in the United States. A new survey conducted by Yoga Alliance and Yoga Journal reports that the number of Americans doing yoga has grown by over...

Of all the postures near and dear to the hearts of so many yoga practitioners, poor misunderstood Pigeon pose may well be the most precarious. Loved by so many, but executed correctly by so few, this pose stands out amongst all others as the most...

Vitamin D deficiency is rampant, and the recommended doses are woefully inadequate.  My levels have been 10 - 17.  I didn't pay much attention and kept "forgetting" to address it.     Recently, the grandmother of one of my patients who had been in a train-wreck of...

I have been urging my husband to go with me to a place I think is “Heaven on Earth,” the Himalayan Institute in Pennsylvania, for some time. It is a place that I go to at least once every year. Like food feeds our bodies...

Instructions: 1. From Mountain pose, bend the right knee shifting all the weight into the left leg. Turn the right knee to the right wall resting the heel against the left leg. 2. Look down at the floor and stare at one point. Slowly slide the right...