Breathing 101: Proper Breathing Will Change Your Life

Benefits of Alternate Nostril Breathing RIPA AJMERA at LIVESTRONG.COM Alternate nostril breathing is also called “anuloma viloma” or “nadi shodhana” (in Sanskrit, the ancient language of yoga). As the name suggests, this breathing exercise involves alternating which nostril you breathe out of by blocking the opposite nostril. Alternate nostril breathing is fairly easy to learn…

Royal Canadian Air Force 5 Basic Exercises Plan

The program, called 5BX for “Five Basic Exercises,” was invented in the 1950s but has aged fairly well. (When Runner’s World writer Alex Hutchinson started looking into the program, he found out his uncle had been doing it for almost 50 years.) The old-school sit-ups in the program should probably be replaced with crunches or…

A Wealth of Important Information Everyone Should Know From the CDC

Chronic diseases are responsible for 7 of 10 deaths each year, and treating people with chronic diseases accounts for 86% of our nation’s health care costs. Find out how CDC’s chronic disease prevention system brings together data, health care systems, and communities to support healthy choices and reduce risk behaviors for all Americans. The information…