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Yoga Sequence for High Blood Pressure. *** Yoga as hypertension therapy is most effective when it is part of a comprehensive holistic treatment plan that addresses the root of the problem. Yoga Sequences, Yoga Poses, Yoga Benefits, Health Benefits, Holistic Treatment, Online Yoga, Wellness Center, Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Lifestyle

Yoga Sequence for High Blood Pressure

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 Approximately 1 in every 3 adults in the United States has high blood pressure, or hypertension. Often called the silent killer because it produces few symptoms in its early stages, the condition can damage blood vessels, heart, and kidneys.

Common Pranayama Techniques for a Yoga Class Pranayama refers to the deep and deliberate breathing associated with yoga. More specifically, pranayama is a Sanskrit word meaning “control of the life force. Bhastrika Pranayama, Yoga Information, Yoga Today, Deep Breathing Exercises, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Benefits, Health Benefits, Yoga School, Physical Development

Common Pranayama Techniques for a Yoga Class

By Gopi Rao Pranayama refers to the deep and deliberate breathing associated with yoga. More specifically, pranayama is a Sanskrit word meaning “control of the life force.” Pranayama is often referred to as breath control, or yogic breathing. Pranayama techniquess are beneficial in keeping the body healthy and free of toxins.

During Yoga teacher training intensives, interns commonly ask similar questions. However, when considering the safety of Yoga students, the most common. Yoga Instructor Certification, Become A Yoga Instructor, Online Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga For You, Yoga Courses, Training Courses, Yoga Lessons, Yoga School

Correcting Yoga Students in Standing Postures

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 During Yoga teacher training, interns commonly ask similar questions. However, when considering Yoga student safety, the most common question of them all might be the following sentence:

However, there are also plenty of Yoga techniques we can do off the mat to make sure our practice improves! Here are some easy to incorporate exercises that will help deepen your daily Yoga practice. Pranayama, Yoga Benefits, Health Benefits, Yoga Teacher Certification, Restorative Yoga Poses, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Exercises, Online Yoga, Daily Yoga

Yoga and Health

By Rebecca Chabot As I stand in Tadasana, the simple starting posture of many yoga classes, I reap the benefits of the stillness and focus that are required. As my legs engage and my spine lengthens, my body learns the correct way to stand. My body awareness is increased and my sense of balance is refined. My breath is steady and calm, increasing the oxygen that is circulated through my body.

Yoga Balancing Postures For Kids – Eagle, Tree, Dancer. Practice yoga balancing poses for kids and you can fly like an eagle or be as still as a tree. Yoga for kids expands your imagination and tests your inner focus. Online Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Instructor Certification, Family Yoga, Childrens Yoga, Baby Yoga, Yoga School, Yoga For Kids, Yoga Benefits

What to Expect When Teaching Kids Yoga

By Faye Martins Yoga is an activity that doesn’t discriminate against the young, old, injured, or disabled. Everyone can find a way to succeed while practicing yoga. While there are always necessary precautions to avoid injury, there are no “right” or “wrong” ways to perform yoga poses. As each person finds what feels best for them, they will begin to realize yoga’s wonderful benefits.

Yoga Poses for Tight Hamstrings. There are a wide assortment of Yoga poses that help to keep the hamstrings limber and flexible. Some of the more well-known Yoga poses that stretch the are standing and seated forward fold. Hamstring Yoga, Hamstring Muscles, Yoga Teacher Certification, Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Benefits, Health Benefits, Yoga Information, Tight Hamstrings, Forward Fold

Yoga Poses for Tight Hamstrings

By Sangeetha Saran Often times, our hamstrings are tight from many of the athletic activities we engage in. From the repetitive action of aerobics to skiing and running to cycling, our hamstrings tighten and shorten over time. There are a number of Yoga asanas that will keep your hamstrings strong and flexible. Maintaining flexibility in your hamstrings is important because you are much less likely to sustain an injury in your hamstring area or lower back area.

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Yoga Asanas for Coping with Chemotherapy

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 Chemotherapy, used most often in cancer treatment, is a powerful tool. However, like killing bugs with a sledgehammer, it packs a powerful punch to the entire body, not just the cancerous cells. Chemotherapy indiscriminately kills cells that divide rapidly, meaning that it also harms non-cancerous cells dividing rapidly under normal circumstances.

What is Yoga? Yoga is a very old way of life that came from India that encourages personal health, spirituality and wellness. Yoga Restaurativa, Yoga Meditation, Yoga For Infertility, Yoga For Cyclists, Yoga Today, Cycling Workout, Women's Cycling, Restorative Yoga, Yoga Teacher Training

Teaching Yoga for Student Skeletal Health

By Jenny Park One part of the anatomy section in a yoga teacher training program to watch closely is why the skeletal system is so important during asana practice. In short, our bodies are uniquely different and our skeletons are almost as unique as our finger prints. As we age, our bones naturally become stiff and brittle. This makes getting around more difficult and much more painful. It is a little known fact that yogic exercise benefits the skeletal system.

Yoga Nidra for Sleep Disorders. *** Yoga Nidra techniques help to facilitate healing, by promoting a deep feeling of relaxation and well-being, which will help to restore emotional, mental, and physical health. Online Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Nidra, Yoga Teacher Certification, Yin Yoga Poses, Yoga Festival, Yoga For You, Yoga Props, Kundalini Yoga

Personal Practice for Yoga Teachers

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 When you are teaching a Yoga class, remember that this time is not about your personal Yoga practice. Teaching Yoga is about giving your knowledge to others, demonstrating and explaining the techniques effectively, and putting your students’ needs ahead of your own. You will probably still feel the benefits of a Yoga class, but it also might leave you yearning for more, or feeling as if you did not quite get adequate fulfillment.

Forward Bending Yoga Poses for Anxiety. Forward Bending Yoga poses are very effective and hopefully enjoyable way to ease feelings of anxiety Online Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Certification, Restorative Yoga Poses, Yoga Bolster, Yoga Benefits, Health Benefits, Yoga Mantras, Meditation Techniques

Forward Bending Yoga Poses for Anxiety

By Faye Martins A regular practice of Yoga poses, breathing exercises and meditation techniques is a very effective and hopefully enjoyable way to ease feelings of anxiety. There are many different Yoga poses that will help to release tension and anxiety. You may have heard about heart opening asanas (backbends), but forward bending Yoga poses are also soothing and nourishing.

The main issue, that prevents people from trying Yoga postures, is a lack of flexibility. Many Yoga poses (asanas) appear difficult; Health Guru, Health Class, Health Trends, Mental Health, Yoga Restaurador, Vinyasa Yoga, Sciatica Exercises, Sciatic Nerve, Yoga At Home

Seven Things a Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Knows

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 Vinyasa is a popular form of Yoga that, in the West, is characterized by movement – both while in an asana and when moving between two asanas. The breath initiates all movement in a Vinyasa Yoga class, resulting in a beautiful slow flow. Here are seven things that teachers of Vinyasa Yoga must know:

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Yoga Asana: The Pros and Cons of Headstand

By Narendra Maheshri The Salamba Sirsasana, or Headstand, is one of the poses most widely identified with yoga practice. Many practitioners view it as a pose that, while difficult, should be aspired to because of the mental and physical benefits it espouses. Many raw beginners worry that the pose is too advanced for them to master easily,

Four More Yoga Posture Safety Tips. ‪ become especially challenging and frustrating on thick mats. A ‪ is perfect for yoga! The goal of yoga is to strengthen the body, its joints and the spine, and also to heal injuries, not to create injuries. Online Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Instructor Certification, Yoga Information, Surya Namaskar, Intense Workout, Safety Tips, Back Pain, Fun Workouts

Power Yoga for Heart Health

By Kimaya Singh Many people choose yoga because it offers a gentle, relaxing way to maintain good health without the high intensity or jarring nature of other workouts. Practicing yoga can ensure strong, lean muscles, proper posture and alignment, and better circulation. Although traditional yoga gets newly oxygenated blood pumping into the heart, it doesn’t typically raise the heart rate to levels that will make it stronger.

Not sure how to begin a home yoga practice? Here are yoga sequences for a 30 day yoga challenge. How to begin a home yoga practice with yoga poses for beginners. Yoga Instructor Certification, 30 Day Yoga Challenge, Laughter Yoga, Restorative Yoga Poses, Home Yoga Practice, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga School, Online Yoga, Yoga Benefits

Yoga Techniques for Chemotherapy Recovery

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 A medical procedure, as traumatic as chemotherapy, requires patience, strength, and a fierce desire to get well. Chemotherapy affects the entire body and mind, causing patients to feel weak, tired, and sometimes, hopeless. The process of healing must involve the mind as well as the body.

Yoga for young athletes offers special benefits and challenges for the still-growing body. Yoga improves concentration and can even. Online Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Teacher Training Course, Yoga Teacher Certification, Yoga Poses, Yoga Sequences, Childrens Yoga, Yoga Lessons, Yoga School, How To Start Yoga

Are Your Kids Yoga Classes Boring?

By Faye Martins Teaching kids yoga classes requires creativity, energy, and variety. Children will soon grow weary of a class that is the same every single time. While you don’t have to reinvent the wheel for each class, it helps to have an arsenal full of ideas. There are many ways to spice up a class that has gone stale.

Yoga for Hand and Wrist Pain Relief. It may be necessary to take a rest from arm balances entirely if pain is recurrent. Remember that Yoga works with your body, not against it and honor its need for recovery. Yoga Teacher Certification, Yoga Teacher Training, Learn Yoga, Practice Yoga, Yoga For Sciatica, Thyroid Health, Thyroid Gland, Online Yoga, Yoga Benefits

The Need for Yoga in Physical Rehabilitation Centers

By Faye Martins The patients of physical rehabilitation centers have special needs, which yoga will be able to address. By offering yoga as a complementary therapy, physical rehabilitation centers can take care of the needs of individuals as a whole, leading to a swifter and less stressful recovery.